News | The Highest Paid Firms Of 2019

This week, Glassdoor revealed their list of the highest paid firms according to research undertaken by the job and recruitment site.

The results rank the top 25 jobs in various industries, with base Salaries ranging from £58,000 to £82,000, and total compensation reaching a whopping £90,000 per year.

Financial services company Credit Suisse took the number one spot on the list, one of three financial services companies in the top ten.

The tech industry also featured highly in the top ten, with SAP, Facebook, Salesforce, Oracle, Dell and Google all ranking in the top ten.

While workplace culture, benefits and location are all essential components of a jobseekers desires, salary remains a crucial aspect. However, while salary may attract job seekers to apply for a role, it has been shown to be company culture and happiness at work that increases retention over the long-term.

Ranking Company Industry Median total compensation Median base salary
1 Credit Suisse Finance £90,000 £82,000
2 SAP Tech £90,000 £66,000
3 Deutsche Bank Finance £89,500 £80,000
4 Facebook Tech £89,000 £74,000
5 Standard Chartered Finance £85,000 £76,000
6 Salesforce Tech £85,000 £62,806
7 Dell Tech £84,825 £62,500
8 Oracle Tech £80,000 £66,250
9 UBS Finance £79,000 £75,000
10 Google Tech £78,000 £62,500
11 Goldman Sachs Finance £74,000 £58,000
12 Cisco Systems Tech £72,250 £59,000
13 McKinsey & Company Consulting £70,000 £65,000
14 Bank of America Finance £70,000 £64,500
15 Microsoft Tech £68,000 £61,300
16 Investec Finance £67,500 £62,500
17 Just Eat Tech £66,500 £62,500
18 Société Générale Finance £66,500 £61,000
19 Babylon Health Tech £65,000 £65,000
20 BlackRock Finance £65,000 £57,000
21 Morgan Stanley Finance £64,000 £55,500
22 Veritas Tech £62,500 £60,400
23 Rackspace  Tech £62,500 £58,950
24 Octopus Finance £61,500 £49,000
25 Bloomberg L.P. Tech £61,000 £58,000

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