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Staffers praise the “amazing community presence” at this maker of cloud and virtu­alization software—that includes 40 hours of paid volunteer time and service learning treks to assist nonprofits. Plus, starting last year, all new birth and adoptive parents (including dads) became eligible for 90 days of paid leave.

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Rank last year


Years on list


HQ location

Palo Alto

Total employees


Job openings (as of February 2017)



Information Technology

Revenue (2016 or most recent year)

$7.1 billion

Year founded


Type of organization


Number of work sites


Onsite fitness center
Discounted gym memberships
Fully-paid sabbaticals
Onsite medical care facility
Domestic partner benefits for same-sex couples
Non-discrimination policy includes sexual orientation
Sick days for part-timers
Health insurance for part-timers
PTO for volunteering
College tuition reimbursement
does not offer
100% health coverage
Unlimited sick days
Job sharing
Compressed work weeks
Medical facility at all locations
Onsite childcare
% Women24%
% Minorities40%
% African-American/Black2%
% Asian31%
% Caucasian/White56%
% Hispanic/Latino4%
% Native American/Alaska Native< 1%
% Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander< 1%
% Two or more races2%
% Unknown ethnicity4%
Paid Time Off
General PTO100,000
Total PTO after 5 yearsUnlimited
# Sick days10
Max hours PTO for volunteering40
General PTO for part-timers9
# Sick days for part-timers10
Most common job (for salaried employee)Member of Technical Staff
Avg. base pay (salaried)$147,849
Avg. extra compensation (salaried)$17,455
Total pay for most common job (salaried)$165,304
Most common job (for hourly employee)Technical Support
Avg. base pay (hourly)$76,769
Avg. extra compensation (hourly)$11,513
Total pay for most common job (hourly)$88,282
Avg. monthly rate for onsite childcare-
Hiring/Staffing (Past 12 Months)
Full-time job growth %-
# of job applicants-
Avg. # of applicants per opening-
FT voluntary turnover-
Jobs filled internally572
% Jobs filled by referral-
# New graduates hired180
Avg. college tuition reimbursed$5,000
Avg. # hours training (salaried workers)38
Avg. # hours training (hourly workers)38

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