Top 10 Employers:
- Stanford Health Care
- Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
- Stanford University
- Veteran’s Affairs Palo Alto Health Care System’
- VMware Inc
- Space Systems/Loral
- Palo Alto Medical Foundation
- Varian Medical Systems
Tech Companies HQ’d in Palo Alto:
Hewlett-Packard (HP), Space Systems/Loral, VMware, Tesla, Ford Research and Innovation Center, PARC, IDEO, Skype, Palantir Technologies, Houzz, and Lockheed Martin Advanced Technology Center
Median Household Income: $137,000
Median House Price: $2,879,600
The Town of Palo Alto:
You will find Palo Alto located in the northwest corner of Santa Clara County, California. It is part of the San Francisco Metropolitan Bay Area and Silicon Valley. The city was established by Leland Stanford Sr. when he founded Stanford University.
The combination of business and residential areas tethered by a vibrant downtown defines Palo Alto’s unique character. A charming blend of old and new, Palo Alto’s tree-lined streets and historic buildings reflect its California heritage.
It is one of the five most expensive cities in the United States to live in and its residents are among the highest educated in the country. Known as – “The Birth Place of Silicon Valley” – it comes at no surprise that Palo Alto is known worldwide as a leader in cutting-edge technological development.
High Schools: Gunn High School, Palo Alto High School
Universities: Stanford University
Chamber of commerce: https://www.paloaltochamber.com/
Palo Alto Staffing:
Palo Alto Staffing has been the leading supplier of talent to the Bay Area for over 40 years. We understand the value of having a true single-source recruitment partner that can support organizations with both specialized technical skill sets and corporate client-facing roles. Whether you need a receptionist for your Sand Hill Rd office or a Python Developer for your web application, we have a recruiter that has the experience to find you the ideal talent.
Our workforce management stack includes Direct Hire, Temp-to-hire, Consulting, Temporary, and Payrolling. We have dedicated processes to support entire recruitment and contingent worker requirements.