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Tesla Overview

Industry

Automotive

Organization Type

Public

Employees

> 10,000

Headquarters

Palo Alto, CA

Website

tesla.com

Website

tesla.com



Founded in

2003

Revenue

> $1B

Key People

Elon Musk (Executive Officer, Director, Promoter),
Jerome Guillen (Executive Officer),
Jeffrey Straubel (Executive Officer),
Ira Ehrenpreis (Director),
Brad Buss (Director),
John Field (Executive Officer),
Steve Jurvetson (Director),
James Murdoch (Director),
Linda Rice (Director),
Antonio Gracias (Director),
David Morton Jr (Executive Officer),
Deepak Ahuja (Executive Officer),
Kimball Musk (Director),
Robyn Denholm (Director),
James Coker (CEO)

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About Tesla

Tesla, Inc. is an American automotive and energy company based in Palo Alto, California.

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Tesla, Inc. is an American automotive and energy company based in Palo Alto, California.

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What Is

Tesla's Mission Statement

?
To accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy.

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What is it like to work at Tesla

5.0

July 14, 2019 on Zippia

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Healthy environment lots of support... Show More

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Lots of challenges internally... Show More

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4.0

May 19, 2019 on Zippia

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For new experience and environment.. Show More

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I never have any problem where ever I work.. Show More

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4.0

February 23, 2019 on Zippia

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The mission is terrific.. Show More

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There is no loyalty. If budget cuts need to happen anyone could be chopped no matter your skills or years... Show More

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1.0

July 26, 2018 on Zippia

What Do You Like About Working There?

I wish I could say anything positive but there honestly isn't anything to say. Working at Tesla is akin to slave labor where the dumbest survive... Show More

What DON'T You Like About Working There?

Unskilled people promoted quickly and everyone works for themselves not as a team. The management isn't helpful and is many times as unskilled as the associates.. Show More

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Tesla Employees

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Gender

Male

74.7%

Female

21.8%

Unknown

3.5%
Ethnicity

White

43.9%

Hispanic or Latino

28.4%

Asian

15.3%

Black or African American

7.1%

Unknown

5.2%
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Foreign Languages Spoken

Spanish

42.2%

Mandarin

7.8%

Chinese

6.9%

German

5.9%

French

4.9%

Russian

3.9%

Cantonese

3.9%

Vietnamese

2.9%

Tagalog

2.9%

Japanese

2.9%

Polish

2.9%

Turkish

2.0%

Korean

2.0%

Portuguese

2.0%

Arabic

2.0%

Azerbaijani

1.0%

Hungarian

1.0%

Bambara

1.0%

Kazakh

1.0%

Italian

1.0%
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Tesla Careers

Average Length of Employment
Ford Motor 6.7 years
General Motors 6.3 years
Dana Incorporated 4.8 years
Genuine Parts 4.7 years
Navistar 4.4 years
Goodyear 4.3 years
Tenneco 3.7 years
Autoliv 3.7 years
Microsoft 3.6 years
PACCAR 3.6 years
Harley-Davidson 3.5 years
BorgWarner 3.5 years
Cummins 3.4 years
Oshkosh 3.0 years
Avis Budget Group 2.7 years
LKQ 2.1 years
Apple 2.0 years
Google 1.5 years

Tesla

1.2 years
Top Employers Before Tesla
Amazon 8.5%
Walmart 7.7%
UPS 7.7%
US Army 5.9%
U S Navy 5.7%
Target 5.2%
Apple 4.9%
McDonald's 4.9%
FedEx 3.9%
Starbucks 3.9%
Macy's 3.4%
Nordstrom 3.4%
Google 3.1%
Intel 2.8%
Top Employers After Tesla
Amazon 11.2%
Google 9.3%
Apple 9.3%
UPS 8.4%
McDonald's 5.6%
HP 5.6%
Walmart 5.6%
Target 4.7%
Taco Bell 3.7%
Eaton 3.7%
CarMax 2.8%
Cepheid 2.8%
Chevron 2.8%
DCS 2.8%

Tesla Employees Education

Schools

San Jose State University

16.3%

De Anza College

8.1%

Santa Clara University

6.3%

Rochester Institute of Technology

5.9%

Heald College - Central Administrative Office

5.4%

University of Phoenix

5.4%

University of California - Berkeley

5.0%

Stanford University

5.0%

Modesto Junior College

4.5%

San Francisco State University

4.1%

Ohlone College

4.1%

Mission College

4.1%

Chabot College

4.1%

Universal Technical Institute

4.1%

California State University - East Bay

3.2%

Arizona State University

3.2%

San Joaquin Delta College

3.2%

University of Nevada - Reno

3.2%

Truckee Meadows Community College

2.7%

WyoTech - Fremont

2.3%
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Majors

Business

27.9%

Mechanical Engineering

10.5%

Electrical Engineering

8.3%

Automotive Technology

6.6%

Computer Science

5.9%

Industrial Engineering

4.6%

Communication

3.7%

Marketing

3.1%

Criminal Justice

2.8%

Computer Engineering

2.8%

Liberal Arts

2.8%

Psychology

2.8%

Management

2.6%

Economics

2.4%

Engineering

2.4%

Graphic Design

2.4%

Accounting

2.4%

Biology

2.2%

Medical Assisting Services

2.2%

Electrical Engineering Technology

2.0%
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Degrees

Bachelors

36.0%

Other

28.5%

Masters

15.7%

Associate

11.4%

Certificate

5.5%

Diploma

1.4%

Doctorate

1.4%

License

0.1%
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Tesla Employee Political Affiliation

Democratic Party

90.2%

Republican Party

8.5%

Green Party

1.2%

Employee Political Donations

Name Job Title Party Donation
Gerald HuffEngineer $29,200Democratic Party
Elon MuskEngineer $15,000Democratic Party
Jason WheelerFinance $14,770Democratic Party
Brian MoerdykElectrical Engineer $6,510Democratic Party
Jason CatlinSoftware Engineer $5,000Democratic Party
Ernest VillanuevaEngineer $3,350Democratic Party
Shen JacksonEngineer $2,700Democratic Party
Larry LIUEngineer $2,700Republican Party
Danielle MatsumotoFinance Analyst $2,196Democratic Party
REW IkazakiAttorney $2,000Democratic Party
Todd HawkinsDirector $2,000Democratic Party
Lisa DanzSoftware Engineer $2,000Democratic Party
Tom ZhangHuman Resources Coordinator $2,000Democratic Party
Kate BursonBusiness Developer $1,270Democratic Party
Colin CampbellEngineering Manager $1,175Democratic Party
Alice FreilingerProduct Manager $1,000Democratic Party
Rob MeyerGlobal Supply Manager $1,000Democratic Party
Mark WhitacreField Service Technician $973Democratic Party
Peter BannonEngineer $800Democratic Party
Jeremy SnyderGeneral Manager $750Democratic Party
Jacob WarmanEngineer $700Democratic Party
Cody LaffertyAutomotive Technician $578Republican Party
Deepak AhujaChief Finance Officer $500Democratic Party
Christian FredericksonEngineering Manager $500Republican Party
Anthony DominguezProduct Specialist $500Democratic Party
Juliana BednarskiHrbp $500Democratic Party
Dylan Hirsch ShellSoftware Engineer $500Green Party
Clinton NawaraElectrician $500Republican Party
Vidya RajagopalanEngineer $500Democratic Party
Jamie BestCorporate Finance Analyst $500Democratic Party
Lillian TakeuchiOwner $500Democratic Party
Mike CesaranoEngineer $450Democratic Party
Peter UcovichBuyer $400Democratic Party
Kent PortueEngineer $400Republican Party
Lynn MillerLawyer $400Democratic Party
Celina MikolajczakEngineer $400Democratic Party
Candace JackmanLegal $370Democratic Party
Arnnon GeshuriHuman Resources Vice President $350Democratic Party
Joshua ResnickEngineer $330Republican Party
Ciaran DoyleProject Manager $276Democratic Party
Anatolie AntoniuOwner/Operator $273Democratic Party
Gregg KammererModel Maker $265Democratic Party
Eric Van de WarkMechanical Engineer $250Democratic Party
Pulin ShahSoftware Engineer $250Democratic Party
Luke SimonsonInternship $250Democratic Party
Nathaniel MartinElectrical Design Engineer $250Democratic Party
Barry FischerEditorial Manager $250Democratic Party
Albert GorePolicy $250Democratic Party
Craig CarlsonManagement Engineer $250Democratic Party
Mateo JaramilloBusiness Developer $250Democratic Party
Teresa BowmanAccountant $250Republican Party
Aron SzecseyManufacturing Engineer $237Democratic Party
Vlad GantvargTechnician $225Democratic Party
Jefferson WilliamsSoftware Engineer $205Democratic Party
Jennifer StaffordTelecom Manager $200Democratic Party
Ryan ReederProduction Associate $200Democratic Party
Reid OlsenEngineer $200Democratic Party
Earnest WhiteDirector $200Democratic Party
Drew BennettProgram Manager $200Democratic Party
Kelly GottlibEngineer $175Democratic Party
Joseph DulanyKnowledge Manager $150Democratic Party
Celina MikolakczakEngineer $150Democratic Party
Jose MoranAssociate $131Democratic Party
Balaji SewardEngineer $115Democratic Party
Tri NGOEngineer $110Democratic Party
Anja MannzenTest Operator $100Democratic Party
Marc TarpenningVice President Of Engineering $100Democratic Party
Timothy SuenEngineer $100Democratic Party
Jacqueline Canlas LaflamAttorney $100Democratic Party
Sanjay RanchodAttorney $60Democratic Party
William HernandezLogistics Specialist $54Democratic Party
Brandon SumanManager $50Democratic Party
Virginia ParrInformation Technology Technician $50Democratic Party
Vinh DoSoftware Engineer $50Democratic Party
GUS PabonElectrical Engineer $50Democratic Party
Joseph MalakEngineer $50Democratic Party
RON MeyersElectrician $50Democratic Party
Dylan EhrenbergerMachinist $34Democratic Party
James PeacockAutomotive Technician $33Democratic Party
Hussam AlatrashEngineer $27Democratic Party
Bryan HanlyManufacturing Technician $25Democratic Party
Tess McNamaraProject Manager $25Democratic Party
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Tesla Salaries

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We calculated the salary score by comparing the salaries of specific positions within a given company against other similar positions at other similar companies.
Supply Chain Vice PresidentPalo Alto, CA $400,000
Director Of Manufacturing EngineeringSparks, NV $275,000
Senior ManagerFremont, CA $225,000
Senior Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $220,000
Data EngineerPalo Alto, CA $215,270
Senior Manager-Supply Chain ManagerFremont, CA $215,000
Senior ManagerFremont, CA $203,872
Senior Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $199,000
Senior Staff EngineerFremont, CA $192,000
Senior Technical Program ManagerPalo Alto, CA $187,335
Senior Mechanical DesignerLathrop, CA $185,220
Software Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $185,000
Senior Software EngineerPalo Alto, CA $185,000
Senior Staff EngineerLathrop, CA $185,000
Senior Staff EngineerFremont, CA $183,000
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $182,875
Senior ManagerFremont, CA $178,000
Software Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $177,000
Supply Chain ManagerPalo Alto, CA $175,000
Staff Software EngineerPalo Alto, CA $172,883
Software Test EngineerPalo Alto, CA $172,400
Senior Software Development EngineerPalo Alto, CA $170,700
Software Development EngineerFremont, CA $170,000
Regional Service ManagerFremont, CA $170,000
Software Development EngineerFremont, CA $170,000
Senior Controls EngineerPalo Alto, CA $168,900
Senior Product ManagerFremont, CA $168,000
Process Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $167,500
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $166,400
Project EngineerFremont, CA $166,000
Staff EngineerPalo Alto, CA $166,000
Application EngineerFremont, CA $165,000
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $164,000
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $164,000
Staff EngineerFremont, CA $161,816
Engineering ManagerLathrop, CA $160,895
Controls EngineerFremont, CA $160,000
Product EngineerPalo Alto, CA $160,000
Applications DeveloperFremont, CA $160,000
Group ManagerFremont, CA $159,000
Manufacturing Engineering ManagerLathrop, CA $158,150
Manufacturing EngineerFremont, CA $158,000
Manager, Software Quality AssurancePalo Alto, CA $157,700
Product ManagerFremont, CA $157,300
Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $157,250
Database AdministratorFremont, CA $156,975
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $156,187
Software EngineerPalo Alto, CA $155,625
Group ManagerFremont, CA $155,400
Tooling ManagerFremont, CA $155,325
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $155,000
Senior EngineerPalo Alto, CA $154,100
Mechanical Design EngineerFremont, CA $154,000
Industrial EngineerPalo Alto, CA $153,000
Senior Software EngineerPalo Alto, CA $152,880
Mechanical Design EngineerFremont, CA $152,000
Mechanical Design EngineerFremont, CA $151,704
Senior Software Application EngineerFremont, CA $151,651
Manufacturing EngineerFremont, CA $150,500
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $150,400
Data EngineerFremont, CA $150,238
Senior Data ArchitectFremont, CA $150,238
Mechanical Design EngineerPalo Alto, CA $150,100
Senior Software EngineerFremont, CA $150,000
Manufacturing EngineerFremont, CA $150,000
Systems Engineer StaffFremont, CA $150,000
Machining EngineerPalo Alto, CA $150,000
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $150,000
Senior Software EngineerFremont, CA $150,000
Senior Storage EngineerFremont, CA $150,000
Facilities Maintenance ManagerFremont, CA $149,350
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $148,290
Senior Software EngineerPalo Alto, CA $148,000
Group ManagerFremont, CA $148,000
Manufacturing EngineerFremont, CA $148,000
Senior Software EngineerFremont, CA $148,000
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $147,500
Mechanical Design EngineerFremont, CA $147,000
Manufacturing ManagerFremont, CA $146,440
ModelerHawthorne, CA $146,090
Project Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $146,000
Project Engineering ManagerFremont, CA $146,000
Construction ManagerFremont, CA $145,740
Applications DeveloperFremont, CA $145,343
Equipment EngineerFremont, CA $145,300
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $145,250
Senior Software EngineerFremont, CA $145,000
Manufacturing EngineerFremont, CA $145,000
Senior Database AdministratorFremont, CA $145,000
Manufacturing Test EngineerPalo Alto, CA $145,000
Senior Manufacturing Test EngineerPalo Alto, CA $145,000
Staff Software EngineerFremont, CA $144,994
Controls EngineerFremont, CA $144,900
Senior Controls EngineerPalo Alto, CA $144,200
Quality EngineerFremont, CA $144,000
Systems Engineer StaffFremont, CA $143,520
Equipment EngineerFremont, CA $143,250
Application LeadPalo Alto, CA $142,738
Industrial EngineerFremont, CA $142,250
Aerodynamics EngineerHawthorne, CA $142,037
Automation & Controls EngineerFremont, CA $141,550
Associate ManagerFremont, CA $141,524
Controls EngineerFremont, CA $141,400
Senior Information Security EngineerPalo Alto, CA $141,075
Industrial EngineerPalo Alto, CA $140,224
Senior Electronics Design EngineerPalo Alto, CA $140,100
Demand Planning ManagerFremont, CA $140,000
Demand Planning ManagerFremont, CA $140,000
Senior Storage EngineerFremont, CA $140,000
Mechanical Design EngineerFremont, CA $140,000
Senior Software Application EngineerFremont, CA $140,000
Technical Project ManagerFremont, CA $140,000
Industrial EngineerPalo Alto, CA $140,000
Manufacturing EngineerFremont, CA $140,000
Mechanical Design EngineerFremont, CA $139,903
Mechanical Design EngineerPalo Alto, CA $138,000
Senior Software EngineerPalo Alto, CA $138,000
Associate Program ManagerFremont, CA $138,000
Supply Chain ManagerFremont, CA $138,000
Senior Applications EngineerFremont, CA $137,495

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Tesla Stock Performance

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    Performance Score
We calculated the performance score of companies by measuring multiple factors, including revenue, longevity, and stock market performance.

Revenue

> $1B

Net Income

-

Market Cap

$55,330,000,000

Total Equity

-

Total Assets

-

Tesla Financing Rounds

Date Amount Security Type
Nov 20, 2018Equity $19,999,931
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Frequently Asked Questions about Tesla

When was Tesla founded?

Tesla was founded in 2003.

How many Employees does Tesla have?

Tesla has more than 10,000 employees.

How much money does Tesla make?

Tesla generates more than $1 billion in revenue.

What industry is Tesla in?

Tesla is in the automotive industry.

What is Tesla's mission?

Tesla's mission statement is "To accelerate the world's transition to sustainable energy."

What type of company is Tesla?

Tesla is a public company.

Who are Tesla's competitors?

Tesla competitors include New United Motor Manufacturing Inc, Apple, General Motors, Cummins, Ford Motor, Microsoft, Autoliv, Harley-Davidson, Dana Incorporated, Navistar, BorgWarner, Goodyear, Tenneco, PACCAR, LKQ, Avis Budget Group, Oshkosh, Genuine Parts, Tesoro, Google.

Who works at Tesla?

Elon Musk (Executive Officer, Director, Promoter),
Jerome Guillen (Executive Officer),
Jeffrey Straubel (Executive Officer),
Ira Ehrenpreis (Director),
Brad Buss (Director),
John Field (Executive Officer),
Steve Jurvetson (Director),
James Murdoch (Director),
Linda Rice (Director),
Antonio Gracias (Director),
David Morton Jr (Executive Officer),
Deepak Ahuja (Executive Officer),
Kimball Musk (Director),
Robyn Denholm (Director),
James Coker (CEO)

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