Google ranks high and frequently falls in at No. 1 on lists of the top employers to work for. Headquartered in Mountain View, California, employees report 84% high job satisfaction and earn a median salary of $133,000 after five years. But money isn't the main reason they enjoy working here, many employees say they are motivated by the fact that they believe their work has a positive impact on the lives of others.
Employees here say they also get to work with "genius" co-workers and enjoy perks like onsite doctors and hair stylists as well as gourmet cafeteria food. The company also recently added paid paternity leave - new dads can take up to 12 weeks of paid paternity leave, while moms continue to be entitled to 22 weeks.