Here are America’s most popular CEOs — as ranked by their employees

Jamie Dimon is in a world of hurt. JPMorgan just got hit with a $13 billion settlement, which even for America's biggest bank is an unwelcome development. And yet, Dimon seems to be coming out alright -- there's little indication that he'll be forced out for presiding over a company that committed violation after violation. What's more, his employees don't think he's doing too badly either, giving him a 78 percent approval rating on the career Web site Glassdoor.com.


What, me worry? (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg)

Turns out that's about an average score for most big companies. Browsing through the rest of the Fortune 500 gives us an interesting picture of where CEOs stand: With a few exceptions, the ratings tend to correlate with general consciousness of popular consumer brands like Twitter and Facebook. (Warren Buffett did come out with a 100 percent rating, but with only six reviews, it's probably not statistically significant.) They definitely don't correlate with how much a CEO is paid -- some of the most popular don't draw a salary at all.

Oh, and Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer is less well liked than most.

Here's a selected list:

Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook, 97 percent

Dick Costolo, Twitter, 96 percent

Dominic Barton, McKinsey & Co., 96 percent

Larry Page, Google, 95 percent

John S. Watson, Chevron, 94 percent

Alan Mullaly, Ford Motor Company, 94 percent

Craig Jelinek, Costco, 93 percent

Lloyd Blankfein, Goldman Sachs, 93 percent

Tim Cook, Apple, 92 percent

Louis Camilleri, Philip Morris International, 92 percent

Richard Davis, U.S. Bank, 90 percent

Rex Tillerson, Exxon Mobil, 90 percent

Bob Iger, Disney, 90 percent

Jeff Bezos, Amazon.com, 87 percent

Howard Schultz, Starbucks, 87 percent

Muhtar Kent, Coca Cola, 87 percent

Ralph Lauren, Ralph Lauren, 83 percent

Jeff Immelt, General Electric, 82 percent

Larry Ellison, Oracle, 79 percent

James Gorman, Morgan Stanley, 76 percent

Jamie Dimon, JP Morgan, 78 percent

Jim McInerney, Boeing, 78 percent

Brian Roberts, Comcast, 75 percent

John Stumpf, Wells Fargo, 75 percent

John Chambers, Cisco Systems, 75 percent

Brian Moynihan, Bank of America, 73 percent

Don Thompson, McDonalds, 71 percent

Virginia Rometty, IBM, 71 percent

John Hammergren, McKesson, 70 percent

Michael Corbat, Citigroup, 65 percent

John Donahoe, eBay, 58 percent

Lowell McAdam, Verizon, 58 percent

Randall Stephenson, AT&T, 50 percent

Mike Duke, Wal-Mart, 48 percent

Steve Ballmer, Microsoft, 47 percent

Disclaimer: Jeff Bezos owns The Washington Post.

Lydia DePillis is a reporter focusing on labor, business, and housing. She previously worked at The New Republic and the Washington City Paper. She's from Seattle.
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