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Top 10 best places to work

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Last updated on: December 12, 2014 19:00 IST
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Career site Glassdoor.com has announced its list of the best places to work for 2015 based on responses from their employees.

Read on to find out who takes the first spot...

Every year, salary comparison website Glassdoor.com comes up with a list of the best places to work as part of its Employees' Choice Awards across the US and the UK.

The list is based on what the employees of these companies experienced over the past twelve months.

To be eligible for the rankings, each of these companies must have a minimum of 1000 employees.

To compile the final list of Top 50 places to work this year, Glassdoor considered company reviews provided by employees between November 13, 2013 and November 2, 2014.

Respondents were asked to rate the companies for their overall satisfaction, CEO leadership, career opportunities, compensation, and work-life balance.

We bring you the Top 10 Places to Work as per Glassdoor's Employees' Choice rankings 2015.

10. Mayo Clinic

Best places to work 2015

Image: Bronze sculpture, by Tuck Langland, of the Mayo brothers -- Dr Charlie (left) and Dr Will (right), in front of the Mayo Clinic Gonda Building in Rochester, Minnesota. Photo Courtesy: Jonathunder/Wikimedia Commons

Headquarters: Rochester, MN
Type of firm: Healthcare
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.mayoclinic.org
Overall rating: 4.2
Recommendations (percentage of employees who said they'd recommend the company to their friend): 83 per cent
CEO Approval (percentage of employees who approve of the company's CEO): 91 per cent

9. McKinsey & Company

Best places to work 2015: McKinsey is ranked at Number 9

Image: McKinsey office. Photo Courtesy: Reuters

Headquarters: New York, USA
Type of firm: Accounting and Legal
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.mckinsey.com
Overall rating: 4.2
Recommendation: 90 per cent
CEO Approval: 98 per cent

8. In-N-Out Burger

Best places to work 2015: In-N-Out Burger

Image: In-N-Out headquarters at University Tower in Irvine. Photo courtesy: Coolcaesar/Wikimedia Commons

Headquarters: Irvine, USA
Type of firm: Restaurants, Bars & Food Services
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.in-n-out.com
Overall rating: 4.2
Recommendation: 91 per cent
CEO Approval: 95 per cent

7. H E B

Best places to work 2015: H E B

Image: HEB Store in Torreon, Mexico. Photo Courtesyt: Alx 91/Wikimedia Commons

Headquarters: San Antonio, USA
Type of firm: Retail
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.heb.com
Overall rating: 4
Recommendation: 85 per cent
CEO Approval: 96 per cent

6. Chevron

Best places to work 2015: Chevron is ranked at number 6

Image: Chevron Corporation headquarters in San Ramon, California. Photo courtesy: Coolcaesar/Wikimedia Commons

Headquarters: San Ramon, USA
Type of firm: Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.chevron.com
Overall rating: 4.1
Recommendation: 88 per cent
CEO Approval: 96 per cent

5. Boston Consulting Group

Best places to work 2015: Boston Consulting Group is ranked at number 5

Image: Boston Consulting Group. Photo Courtesy: Boston Consulting Group

Headquarters: Boston, USA
Type of firm: Business Services
Size: 1000 to 5000 Employees
Website: www.bcg.com
Overall rating: 4.3
Recommendation: 90 per cent
CEO Approval: 96 per cent

4. F5 Networks

Best places to work 2015: F5 Networks is ranked at number 4

Image: F5 Networks logo. Photo Courtesy: Photo courtesy: F5 Networks

Headquarters: Seattle, USA
Type of firm: Information Technology
Size: 1000 to 5000 Employees
Website: www.f5.com
Overall rating: 4.4
Recommendation: 93 per cent
CEO Approval: 99 per cent

3. Nestle Purina PetCare

Best places to work 2015: Nestle Purina PetCare

Image: Nestlé Purina Petcare's headquarters. Photo Courtesy: Patrik Banas/Wikimedia Commons

Headquarters: Saint Louis, USA
Type of firm: Manufacturing
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.nestlepurinacareers.com
Overall rating: 4.5
Recommendation: 94 per cent
CEO Approval: 97 per cent

2. Bain & Company

Best places to work 2015: Bain & Company is ranked at number 2

Image: Bain & Company's logo. Photo Courtesy: Bain & Company

Headquarters: Boston, USA
Type of firm: Business Services
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.bain.com
Overall rating: 4.7
Recommendation: 96 per cent
CEO Approval: 99 per cent

1. Google

Best places to work 2015: Google is ranked number 1

Image: A neon Google logo is seen at the new Google office in Toronto. Photo Courtesy: Mark Blinch / Reuters

Headquarters: Mountain View, CA
Type of firm: Information Technology
Size: 5000+ Employees
Website: www.google.com
Overall rating: 4.4
Recommendations: 91 per cent
CEO Approval: 96 per cent

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