The Top Highest-paying Tech Companies in 2017

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Which companies offer the biggest paychecks?Who is the best paying company in the tech industry? Google? Facebook? Microsoft?To get answer on all these questions please keep reading article below and check out  the top  highest-paying companies.
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No. 25: Brocade, $136,010

No. 25: Brocade, $136,010

Median total compensation: $136,010
Median base compensation: $122,000

Brocade makes equipment for computer storage networks and computer networks. It was bought by Broadcom in November although Broadcom said it wanted the storage business, not the network unit. Extreme Networks announced last month its plans to buy that network business.

 

No. 24: Xilinx, $137,000

No. 24: Xilinx, $137,000

Median total compensation: $137,000
Median base compensation: $119,348

Xilinx is a chip manufacturer best known for building programmable chips.

No. 23: Adobe, $138,000

No. 23: Adobe, $138,000

Median total compensation: $138,000
Median base compensation: $123,000

Adobe offers cloud software for creative and marketing tasks.

No. 22: Medallia, $138,750

No. 22: Medallia, $138,750

Median total compensation: $138,750
Median base compensation: $133,500

Medallia makes software for marketeers that lets them survey customers and analyze customer feedback.

No. 21: Dropbox, $140,000

No. 21: Dropbox, $140,000

Median total compensation: $140,000
Median base compensation: $118,500

Dropbox lets you store and share documents in the cloud.

No. 20: Akamai, $140,000

No. 20: Akamai, $140,000

Median total compensation: $140,000
Median base compensation: $121,000

Akamai makes what’s known as a content delivery network (CDN), which helps big internet websites run faster.

No. 19: Palo Alto Networks, $140,020

No. 19: Palo Alto Networks, $140,020

Median total compensation: $140,020
Median base compensation: $124,700

Palo Alto Networks makes computer security wares.

No. 18, F5 Networks, $140,555

No. 18, F5 Networks, $140,555

Median total compensation: $140,555
Median base compensation: $125,000

F5 Networks offers equipment that helps corporte networks run faster.

No 17: Twitter, $142,000

No 17: Twitter, $142,000

Median total compensation: $142,000
Median base compensation: $125,000

Twitter is a social network.

No. 16: WalmartLabs, $143,500

No. 16: WalmartLabs, $143,500

Median total compensation: $143,500
Median base compensation: $124,900

WalmartLabs is the eCommerce unit of Walmart that builds and maintains the retailers online stores.

No. 15: Microsoft, $144,000

No. 15: Microsoft, $144,000

Median total compensation: $144,000
Median base compensation: $127,000

Microsoft is one of the world’s biggest software and electronics companies, best known for its Windows operating system and Office software as well as Xbox game console and its Surface PCs.

No. 14: Broadcom, $145,025

No. 14: Broadcom, $145,025

Median total compensation: $145,025
Median tase compensation: $130,000

Broadcom is a semiconductor chip manufacturer.

No. 13: Informatica, $147,400

No. 13: Informatica, $147,400

Median total compensation: $147,400
Median base compensation: $125,000

Informatica offers big data software that extracts data and allows multiple applications to share data.

No. 12: Synopsys, $148,000

No. 12: Synopsys, $148,000

Median total compensation: $148,000
Median base compensation: $130,000

Synopsys offers design products for the semiconductor industry.

 

No. 11: Dimension Data, $150,000

Median total compensation: $150,000
Median base compensation: $110,000

Dimension Data is a consulting company that specializes in building custom enterprise apps, cloud computing and computer security.

No. 10: Salesforce, $150,000

No. 10: Salesforce, $150,000

Median total compensation: $150,000
Median base compensation: $120,000

Salesforce offers software as a cloud computing service and is best known for its software that helps salespeople track leads and prospects.

No. 9: LinkedIn, $150,000

No. 9: LinkedIn, $150,000

Median total compensation: $150,000
Median base compensation: $127,000

LinkedIn is a professional social network best known for as a place for job seekers and recruiters.

No. 8: Juniper Networks, $150,000

No. 8: Juniper Networks, $150,000

Median total compensation: $150,000
Median base compensation: $138,500

Juniper Networks offers equipment for building corporate networks and service provider networks.

No. 7: Amazon Lab126, $152,800

No. 7: Amazon Lab126, $152,800

Median total compensation: $152,800
Median base compensation: $130,400

Amazon Lab126 is Amazon’s Bay Area research and development team.

No. 6: NVIDIA, $154,000

No. 6: NVIDIA, $154,000

Median total compensation: $154,000
Median base compensation: $150,000

NVIDIA is a manufacturer of graphics processor technologies.

No. 5: Facebook, $155,000

No. 5: Facebook, $155,000

Median total compensation: $155,000
Median base compensation: $130,000

Facebook is a social network.

No. 4: Google, $155,250

No. 4: Google, $155,250

Median total compensation: $155,250
Median base compensation: $120,000

Google is best known for its internet search, internet advertising, Android phones and email cloud software.

No. 3: Cadence, $156,702

No. 3: Cadence, $156,702

Median total compensation: $156,702
Median base compensation: $141,202

Cadence offers software and tools for industrial designers.

No. 2: Splunk, $161,010

No. 2: Splunk, $161,010

Median total compensation: $161,010
Median base compensation: $132,500

Splunk makes big data software and hardware that watches the IT infrastructure by monitoring apps, logs and other tech gear.

No. 1: VMware, $167,050

No. 1: VMware, $167,050

Median total compensation: $167,050
Median base compensation: $136,750

VMware offers software that makes computer servers run more efficiently as well as software for computer networking and managing mobile devices.