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Is the firm you work at on this list?

As the job market starts to heat up for the first time in nearly a decade, the hunt for top talent is on. thWorkers have more options now than they’ve had in a long time. So who’s offering them the best situations?

Forbes magazine decided to find out by asking those in the best position to say: America’s employees.
In partnership with Statista.com, Forbes asked more than 20,000 American workers at large U.S. companies, nonprofit institutions like hospitals, government agencies, and U.S. divisions of multinationals a simple question: on a scale of 0-10, how likely would you be to recommend your employer to someone else? How about other employers in your industry?

The result: a list of 500 employers, across 25 industries, where the workers like their jobs enough to spread the word.
The following are the employers that led this prestigious list:

happy* Google
* Costco
* Marathon Petroleum
* The Container Store
* L.L. Bean
* Baxter International
* BMW Group
* Shaw Industries
* Wegmans Food Markets
* Harley-Davidson
* United States Automobile Association
* University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics
* Washington University in St. Louis
* Facebook
* Roche
* Fire Department, City of New York
* Southwest Airlines

* JetBlue Airways
* Massachusetts Institute of Technology

To find out more, check out: http://www.forbes.com/best-employers/#tab:rank