Best Paying Companies in Kentucky

No matter how dedicated we are to our jobs and our company’s mission, at the end of the day our salaries are inarguably an important factor when it comes to where we choose to work and how happy we are there. The promise of a more substantial paycheck elsewhere is always a threat to retention numbers.

That’s not something these companies generally need to worry about, as they were rated among the Best Paying Companies in Kentucky by their own employees on Comparably. The fact that these employees are so satisfied with their salaries means their employers can count on their dedication in the future.

The list that follows is a live leaderboard of the top companies in the area based on current employees’ ratings and reviews. Companies are ranked based on their all time ratings and the ranking can change as employees leave new ratings and reviews.

Companies with Great Pay
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Founded in 2015, Helpware is a company taking a modern approach to the outsourcing industry. We created the company to change perceptions of what outsourcing is and can be, and we did that by building amazing cultures in each of our locations, and by simply treating our employees better. With Helpware, we are all a team and family, and you'll see that true difference when partnering with us. Helpware builds customized teams in Customer Service and Back Office for industry-leading startups and modern companies. With offices in California, Colorado, Kentucky, Ukraine, Philippines, Germany, and Mexico, we have the global scale to tailor custom teams and processes for success to our many powerhouse clients. Helpware has grown over the years, initially catering to startup client partners, and has now evolved into creating client partnerships with large enterprises as well.

Working with my team and leaders!

- Helpware Employee

Samtec, Inc. is a $480,000,000 worldwide manufacturer of a broad line of electronic interconnects including High Speed, Micro, Edge Card,

Work as a team, heading in a direction. Respect each other treat everyone fairly

- Samtec Employee
Lexmark International, Inc.

Lexmark creates innovative imaging solutions and technologies that help customers worldwide print, secure and manage information with ease and efficiency.

Compensation was great. Disparity between male/female however.

- Lexmark International, Inc. Employee
Xtend Healthcare

A Hendersonville, Tenn.-based provider of revenue cycle software for the healthcare market

They truly collaborate on decisions and project planning

- Xtend Healthcare Employee
Russell Brands

Russell Brands is an American manufacturer of sports equipment, which markets its products under many brands and subsidiaries.


Red e App is a real-time private mobile messaging platform for enterprises that lets them send secure internal communications.


SkuVault is a cloud-based inventory and warehouse management system that helps eCommerce retailers unlock the potential of their inventory.

The people. 100%, Hands down.

- SkuVault Employee
Church & Dwight Company

"Church & Dwight manufacturers and markets a wide range of personal care, household and specialty products under the Arm & Hammer brand name."

I've never worked for a more thoughtful company!

- Church & Dwight Company Employee
Verisys Corporation

The leader in technology for providing transparent health care data about providers to protect consumers and those that serve them.

New technology, but that is just me personally. New Tools to fix problems at the stem not the flower.

- Verisys Corporation Employee

For more than 60 years, Humana has been helping people live healthier lives through clinical excellence and coordinated care. We’ve had a rich history of strong leadership and agility which has enabled us to pivot quickly and respond to customer needs.

Coworkers are the best part

- Humana Employee
Yum! Brands

Yum! Brands isn’t your average Fortune 250 company. We like to do things a little differently.

How we are aupporting our communities.

- Yum! Brands Employee
Churchill Downs

""Greatest Two Minutes in Sports.""

Interacting with community and visitors

- Churchill Downs Employee

"3DR provides 3D imaging systems to hospitals, image centers and teleradiology firms."

generosity and kindness of our CEO

- 3DR Employee
Holley Performance Products

Holley(R) has been the undisputed leader in fuel systems for over 100 years.

We help each other get through the day when it comes to our manager and her bullying tactics.

- Holley Performance Products Employee

Halton offers business-enhancing products, systems, and services for comfortable, energy-efficient, and safe environments.

Power Creative

Power Creative is a full-service agency with traditional, digital marketing, CGI, photography, audio/video production.

Trilogy Health Services

Trilogy Health Services was founded in December 1997 and is an innovative, dynamic senior living company based out of Louisville, KY. We are a Fortune Best Places to Work in Aging Services, a certified Great Place to Work, and one of Glassdoor’s Top 100 Best Companies to Work. Trilogy has over 100 locations and continues to grow across IN, OH, MI and KY. We offer an outstanding opportunity for a motivated and focused individual to join our growing company and experience the Trilogy Difference. We care for you while you care for others. #C4U

Being able to serve my residents and staff to the best of my ability

- Trilogy Health Services Employee