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15 Best Places to Work in Tech for 2019

Several familiar companies joined the list for 2019, and some of the less-familiar names from 2018 are no longer as popular as they once were.
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15. AMD

Image: AMD
Image: AMD

Last Year's Ranking: N/A

Website: AMD.com

Founded: 1969

Headquarters: Santa Clara, California, and Austin, Texas

Employees: More than 10,000

Annual Revenue: $6.48 billion

Stock Symbol: AMD (NASDAQ)

Software Engineer Average Salary: $93, 684

Indeed.com Rating: 3.8 stars

Glassdoor Rating: 3.7 stars

No longer just the second-place CPU maker behind Intel, in recent years AMD has emerged as one of the most innovative technology companies in the world. Thanks to its highly prized Ryzen processors and Radeon graphics cards, the company announced that its 2018 revenue grew $1.2 billion year-over-year, and its profitability was the highest it had been in seven years. CEO Lisa Su has received plenty of praise in the press, and it's not too surprising that the company's financial success has resulted in higher marks from employees and job seekers.

Cynthia Harvey is a freelance writer and editor based in the Detroit area. She has been covering the technology industry for more than fifteen years. View Full Bio

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