Top 5 Employers in Salt Lake City

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Whether you’re a Salt Lake City native or just looking to relocate from somewhere else, there are plenty of trendy restaurants, affordable shopping options, and excellent companies to work for in the area!

You may be asking yourself, “who are the top employers in Salt Lake City?” Based on employee reviews and key factors like salary and typical staff tenure, we have created our own list of the best places to work in Salt Lake City.

If you’re in search of a great place to call home, relax, and live your best life, then Sun River Apartments is conveniently located within a 15-minute drive of all the employers on this list!

And if Sun River Apartments is not a great fit, we also have Midtown 360, Vue at Sugar Crossing, Costume Property Apartments, Axis at 739, C9 Flats, Nexus on 9th, Paragon Station, and Seven65 Lofts to choose from.

Top Companies To Work For in Salt Lake City

1. Zions Bancorporation
1875 S Redwood Rd, Salt Lake City, UT 84104
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Zions Bancorporation is a bank holding company with glowing employee reviews as one of the top employers in Salt Lake City.

Zions Bancorporation has an average staff tenure of 4.6 years, which is great for the area but is also impressive for the banking industry. As reviewed by employees, the work environment is enjoyable and the benefits are more than adequate. When it comes down to the average staff salary at Zions Bancorporation, they are in the standard range for the area and above average for the bank holding industry.

When a company has over 10,000 employees and one of the highest scoring employee reviews possible, then there is no doubt that Zions Bancorporation is one of the top employers in Salt Lake City. Visit their website to learn more about careers at Zions Bankcorporation. And if you’re looking for an apartment nearby, we have a number of great options to choose from all within a close distance.

Here are the distances to some of our nearby apartment communities: 

Distance from Sun River Apartments: 3 Miles.

Distance from The Vue at Sugar House Crossing: 5.3 Miles.

Distance from Costume Property Apartments: 5.8 Miles.

Distance from C9 Flats: 4.6 Miles.

2. EnergySolutions
299 S Main St, Salt Lake City, UT 84111
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EnergySolutions is one of the world’s largest processors of low-level waste, as well as one of the largest processors of nuclear waste in America.

EnergySolutions has impressive employee reviews and the data to back up the claim of being a top workplace and employer. The average staff tenure is 6.3 years, way above the average for the area and the industry. More importantly, the average staff salary at EnergySolutions is incredibly competitive for its industry, having one of the highest average employee compensation packages nationwide.

The 5,000+ employees seem enthused about the work, environment, and benefits. Visit their website for more information on a career at EnergySolutions.

Here are the distances to some of our nearby apartment communities: 

Distance from C9 Flats: 1.8 Miles.

Distance from Costume Property Apartments: 3.7 Miles.

Distance from The Vue at Sugar House Crossing: 4.3 Miles.

Distance from Sun River Apartments: 6.1 Miles

3. Intermountain Healthcare
333 900 E, Salt Lake City, UT 84102
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Intermountain Healthcare is a non-profit healthcare system and the largest healthcare provider in the Intermountain West area of the U.S.

With one of the longest average staff tenures at 5.6 years for the industry, it has plenty of employees happy to share positive reviews. The average staff salary at Intermountain Healthcare is on the lower end for the area, but is fairly competitive for the industry as a whole.

Intermountain Healthcare is one of the top employers in Salt Lake City for a reason, employees seem to genuinely enjoy working at Intermountain Healthcare. Visit their website for more information on starting a career at Intermountain Healthcare.

Our Seven65 Lofts apartments are a great community option working here where you can even walk to work because it is so close! 

Here are the distances to some of our nearby apartment communities: 

Distance from Seven65 Lofts: 0.5 Miles.

Distance from Costume Property Apartments: 2.3 Miles.

Distance from C9 Flats: 2.8 Miles.

Distance from The Vue at Sugar House Crossing: 2.9 Miles.

Distance from Sun River Apartments: 7.8 Miles.

4. O.C. Tanner
1930 S State St, Salt Lake City, UT 84115
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O.C. Tanner is a company developing strategies and programs to help companies reward and encourage their employees to do great work.

It is pretty easy to see how O.C. Tanner has glowing reviews from current and previous employees, making them one of the best companies to work for in Salt Lake City. They have an average staff tenure of 7.5 years. When it comes to compensation the average employee salary at O.C. Tanner is slightly lower than average for the industry but well within the standard range for the Salt Lake City area.

With around 1,600 employees who all love their work and stick around for a long time, there is no wonder it’s such a great place to work. Visit their website for more information on starting a career with O.C. Tanner.

Here are the distances to some of our nearby apartment communities: 

Distance from The Vue at Sugar House Crossing: 1.8 Miles.

Distance from Costume Property Apartments: 1.9 Miles.

Distance from C9 Flats: 2.2 Miles.

Distance from Seven65 Lofts: 3.5 Miles.

Distance from Sun River Apartments: 3.9 Miles.

5. Big-D Construction Corp
404 W 400 S, Salt Lake City, UT 84101
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Big-D Construction Corporation is a local construction company with over 50 years of experience in the industry.

As one of the top employers in Salt Lake City, it is no surprise that they beat the construction industry standard for average employee tenure at nearly 4 years. This is well above the standard in construction and, more importantly, they tend to pay a higher average staff salary at Big-D than many construction companies, even being within the standard range for the Salt Lake City area.

While you might be surprised by a construction company making this list, the over 600 employees at Big-D Construction are not. Visit their website for more information on careers at Big-D Construction.

Here are the distances to some of our nearby apartment communities: 

Distance from Paragon Station: 0.4 Miles.

Distance from Axis at 739: 0.9 Miles

Distance from C9 Flats: 1.5 Miles.

Distance from Seven65 Lofts: 2.1 Miles.

Distance from Nexus on 9th: 3.1 Miles.

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