Are the best companies to work for also ranked well for reputation?


LinkedIn recently released the 2021 LinkedIn Top Companies list for a fifth year in a row, ranking the 50 best workplaces to grow your career. LinkedIn put companies to the test based on factors such as ability to advance, skills growth, company stability, external opportunity, company affinity, gender diversity and educational background. 

But how do those companies rank in terms of reputation? RepTrak’s 2021 Global RepTrak® 100 list debuted earlier this month and can offer some insight on 10 companies that fell on both lists.

While Amazon comes in first on LinkedIn’s report, Reptrak sits the company at #92 with a reputable score of 73.1.

Google’s parent company, Alphabet, comes in second on LinkedIn’s whereas, in terms of reputation, Google ranks 15 with a score of 76.4.

IBM is ranked 6th in the top company list, and 54th in terms of reputation, with a score of 74.5.

Apple at number 8, but 46 in terms of reputation with a score of 74.9.

Dell Technologies holds the 13th spot, and the 72nd with a score of 73.6.

Cisco sits at #22, but is at 39 according to reputation with a score of 75.1.

Intel reaches the 25th spot with LinkedIn, but came in higher at #16 for most reputable with a score of 76.4.

Siemens is placed at #35, but ranks 70th with a score of 73.7.

And, Salesforce comes in at #36, whereas it’s positioned at #89 with a score of 73.2.