The web site has worked up a list of the top 50 places to work, based on a 20-question survey filled out by employees.

And while I’m sure you’re sick of hearing about Facebook on the day that Mark Zuckerberg was named Time’s Person of the Year, it’s our duty to inform you that the Palo Alto-based company has come in at No. 1.

Other companies based in the Bay Area that are on the list:

14. Shutterfly
15. NetApp
20. Apple
25. Synopsys
26. Chevron
30. Google
39. Adobe

Best Places to Work in the Bay Area 15 December,2010Jon Brooks


Jon Brooks

Jon Brooks is the host and editor of KQED’s health and technology blog, Future of You. He is the former editor of KQED’s daily news blog, News Fix. A veteran blogger, he previously worked for Yahoo! in various news writing and editing roles. He was also the editor of, which documented user-generated content about the financial crisis and recession. Jon is also a playwright whose work has been produced in San Francisco, New York, Italy, and around the U.S. He has written about film for his own blog and studied film at Boston University. He has an MFA in Creative Writing from Brooklyn College.

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