CareerBliss 50 Happiest Companies in America for 2016

Posted December 03, 2015

Do you work for one of America’s happiest companies? Find out.

Today, CareerBliss announces the 6th annual CareerBliss 50 Happiest Companies in America awards list. We go straight to the source for our information. We analyze thousands of independent company reviews from visitors to to determine the companies that create the happiest work environments.

Congratulations to UnitedHealthcare Ranking No.1 this year. The healthcare organization, based in Minneapolis, Minnesota provides healthcare services and insurance. Following UnitedHealthcare is Amgen Inc., Novartis, Nokia and Total Quality Logistics to round out the top 5 of the CareerBliss 50 Happiest Companies in America list.

“Each year we honor the companies dedicated to creating positive work environments.  Our judges are the people who work there and experience workplace happiness firsthand,” says Heidi Golledge Chief Happiness Officer and Cofounder of CareerBliss.


Check out the full list of companies below!

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1--UnitedHealthcare3.67$67,856UHC Jobs
29Amgen Inc3.66$74,808Amgen Jobs
3--Novartis International AG3.63$183,182Novartis Jobs
4--Nokia Corporation3.62$80,772Nokia Jobs
5--Total Quality Logistics3.59$78,833TQL Jobs
65Texas Instruments3.59$168,449TI Jobs
7--Metropolitan Life Insurance Company3.58$53,613Metlife Jobs
83Chevron Corporation3.58$56,482Chevron Jobs
98Adobe Systems Incorporated3.57$80,926Adobe Jobs
10--Anthem3.56$45,174Anthem Jobs
11--Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (BMW)3.56$64,679BMW Jobs
12--Parsons Corporation3.56$73,171Parsons Jobs
1349PayPal3.56$71,520PayPal Jobs
141Johnson & Johnson3.56$100,224J & J Jobs
15--Mars, Inc.3.55$24,817Mars Jobs
1610SAP AG3.54$92,232SAP Jobs
17--Keller Williams Realty3.54$73,757KW Jobs
186Google, Inc.3.53$47,598Google Jobs
19--EPAM Systems3.52$24,915EPAM Jobs
20--Emerson Process Management3.51$48,857Emerson Jobs
21--Motorola3.50$83,938Motorola Jobs
22--Costco3.49$59,054Costco Jobs
23--Genpact Limited3.48$57,450Genpact Jobs
242Broadcom3.47$78,351Broadcom Jobs
25--Nike3.47$21,121Nike Jobs
26--Alcatel-Lucent, Inc.3.46$76,499Alcatel-Lucent Jobs
277Intuit, Inc.3.46$75,369Intuit Jobs
28--Research In Motion3.45$49,860RIM Jobs
29--Merck & Co.3.45$51,372View Jobs
30--Toyota3.44$48,695Toyota Jobs
31--Hilton Worldwide3.44$14,030Hilton Jobs
3212Qualcomm3.43$81,984Qualcomm Jobs
33--Pfizer3.43$57,983Pfizer Jobs
34--Citigroup3.43$78,745Citigroup Jobs
355McAfee3.42$95,758McAfee Jobs
36--Symantec3.42$82,726Symantec Jobs
37--CBS Corporation3.41$63,006CBS Jobs
3821Microsoft Corporation3.41$97,565Microsoft Jobs
39--MindTree Limited3.40$74,082MindTree Jobs
40--CenturyLink3.40$47,781CenturyLink Jobs
41--United States Steel Corporation3.39$35,931USS Jobs
4216Farmers Insurance3.39$49,644Farmers Jobs
43--Exxon Mobil Corporation3.39$24,841Exxon Jobs
4415Visa, Inc.3.38$127,339Visa Jobs
45--CareFusion3.37$30,016CareFusion Jobs
46--Blue Cross Blue Shield Association3.37$38,235BCBS Jobs
47--Schneider Electric3.37$62,672Schneider Jobs
48--Quicken Loans, Inc.3.37$35,609Quicken Jobs
4941Cisco Systems3.37$80,419Cisco Jobs
5028Honeywell International, Inc3.37$63,558Honeywell Jobs

Note: In the "Last Year" column, the sign -- signifies that the company did not place last year. 

CareerBliss’ data evaluates the key factors that impact happiness at work including: One’s relationship with management and company CEO, compensation, workplace environment, growth opportunities, satisfaction with job role, and one’s overall workplace setting. The results are generated from review submissions and serve to provide insight into employers. All reviews are ranked on a scale of 1 -5. Data for the CareerBliss Happiest Companies for 2016 took into account reviews from 2014-2015.

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The CareerBliss Team

CareerBliss cares about your career happiness. That's why we offer a variety of great tools and resources to help you make better-informed career decisions. We believe that if you're happier at work, you'll be happier in life! Check out company reviews, salary information, career advice and, of course, millions of jobs on CareerBliss and choose happy today!

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