Best Places to Work 2022: San Francisco/Bay Area

Comparably’s Best Places to Work in San Francisco/Bay Area 2022 list is derived from sentiment ratings provided by employees in the San Francisco/Bay Area who anonymously rated their employers on Comparably.com. Ratings are derived from current employees who provided anonymous feedback on Comparably.com over the past 12 months. Nearly 20 different workplace culture categories were measured, from compensation, leadership, and work-life balance to professional development opportunities, and perks and benefits. All ratings were given during the COVID-19 pandemic (March 2021 through March 2022), making this list especially relevant for job seekers looking for a great place to work in the area. Read Methodology

  1. 1
    Palo Alto Networks
      I have worked here for just over a year and honestly have loved every second of it. A growing company, smart leaders, and the culture is top notch!
      Palo Alto Networks Employee
    • 2
      Google
        Amazing talent, people and culture makes Google what it is: an amazing place to work.
        Google Employee
      • 3
        RingCentral
          I get to be a part of an expanding team and am learning new things daily. Overall, the culture of the company is what drew me here and it is present daily.
          RingCentral Employee
        • 4
          Adobe
            Adobe is the best company I have ever worked for. From benefits to work culture, Adobe is a shining example of what a company can do to positively influence a work environment.
            Adobe Employee
          • 5
            Chegg
              Very positive experience. I have enjoyed great pay, benefits and an overall work-life balance. Execs are approachable and reasonable. Diversity efforts are amazing.
              Chegg Employee
            • 6
              SentinelOne
                The company treats the employees well. It's an overall positive experience with good opportunities for development.
                SentinelOne Employee
              • 7
                LinkedIn
                  An amazingly inclusive workplace that values its employees, its clients, and its products.
                  LinkedIn Employee
                • 8
                  Credit Karma
                    CK has the best leadership team; there is a synergy in the mission and the leadership that extends to the entire organization, which has created a culture of innovation and kindness.
                    Credit Karma Employee
                  • 9
                    Zoom Video Communications
                      I look forward to work every day and to my interactions with my peers and customers. I know that I have ample growth opportunities with Zoom and that makes me happy.
                      Zoom Video Communications Employee
                    • 10
                      Apple
                        My overall experience at work is excellent. I enjoy that the job is challenging and that the environment is amazing.
                        Apple Employee
                      • 11
                        Calix
                          Great leadership and culture. I feel like I can make an impact each day. It was a difficult decision leaving my previous employer, but I don't have any regrets - my experience with Calix has totally exceeded expectations.
                          Calix Employee
                        • 12
                          CRITICALRIVER INC.
                            The company always takes care of employees well. If we have a problem, they always reach out to help us out. It is fun working here.
                            CRITICALRIVER INC. Employee
                          • 13
                            Amplitude
                              People live the values of the company and everyone has a high bar for performance, which makes you feel amazing to show up everyday.
                              Amplitude Employee
                            • 14
                              Pipefy
                                It has been a great journey so far. Since I joined, I've received opportunities to challenge myself in other areas inside the company. That made me feel valuable.
                                Pipefy Employee
                              • 15
                                Grammarly
                                  My time at Grammarly has provided an incredible opportunity to feel like I'm part of an ever-growing team of very thoughtful, intelligent, passionate people who support each other with the support of their leadership.
                                  Grammarly Employee
                                • 16
                                  6sense
                                    Super exciting. There's no day I feel like not going to work. People are amazing and the work is great. Leadership is empathetic and down to earth. Couldn't ask for more.
                                    6sense Employee
                                  • 17
                                    Talkdesk
                                      I feel challenged every day to bring my best self. I have grown exponentially as a person, a leader, a peer, and an employee.
                                      Talkdesk Employee
                                    • 18
                                      DataStax
                                        Working at DataStax is like being with old friends who work hard and care about everyone's success. It's a comfortable environment that's just the right amount of challenging, with plenty of room to grow.
                                        DataStax Employee
                                      • 19
                                        Lever
                                          Lever has delivered on the work experience I had hoped for when I joined. There is top-down transparency and bold yet realistic goals. I feel supported and enjoy working here.
                                          Lever Employee
                                        • 20
                                          TripActions
                                            An amazing culture. People always try to assist you and they trust you are trying your best. You can see the values of the company on a daily basis.
                                            TripActions Employee
                                          • 21
                                            Branch
                                              Branch has a great team and has built a solid culture. We have constant touchpoints within the company to other markets, and that helps grow connections with the rest of the team.
                                              Branch Employee
                                            • 22
                                              People.ai
                                                This is a great company with game-changing technology. You'll be challenged, but you will learn at an almost neck-breaking pace.
                                                People.ai Employee
                                              • 23
                                                Gem.com
                                                  Gem is truly the best place I have ever worked. Not only is the company on a very positive and promising trajectory, but the leadership constantly shows that they value employees.
                                                  Gem.com Employee
                                                • 24
                                                  Strava
                                                    It's been a really positive experience, working with such driven teammates who are equally passionate about the product.
                                                    Strava Employee
                                                  • 25
                                                    23andMe
                                                      A great experience overall: nice people to work with, lots of career growth opportunities, and a fun work environment.
                                                      23andMe Employee
                                                    • 26
                                                      Anritsu Company
                                                      • 27
                                                        Concentrix
                                                        • 28
                                                          Forethought
                                                          • 29
                                                            Teleport
                                                            • 30
                                                              CaptivateIQ
                                                              • 31
                                                                Picsart
                                                                • 32
                                                                  tray.io
                                                                  • 33
                                                                    Nylas
                                                                    • 34
                                                                      Productboard
                                                                      • 35
                                                                        HP Inc.
                                                                        • 36
                                                                          Pathlight
                                                                          • 37
                                                                            Clarify Health Solutions
                                                                            • 38
                                                                              Deem
                                                                              • 39
                                                                                KeepTruckin
                                                                                • 40
                                                                                  Globality
                                                                                  • 41
                                                                                    Nextdoor
                                                                                    • 42
                                                                                      UserZoom
                                                                                      • 43
                                                                                        Instacart
                                                                                        • 44
                                                                                          Medallia
                                                                                          • 45
                                                                                            Matterport
                                                                                            • 46
                                                                                              Algolia
                                                                                              • 47
                                                                                                GoodLeap
                                                                                                • 48
                                                                                                  Lily AI
                                                                                                  • 49
                                                                                                    Stanford University
                                                                                                    • 50
                                                                                                      Uber