Coinbase on LinkedIn’s Top 50 U.S Employers Ranking Despite All Odds

News / 12.05.2019

The success of any establishment is to be recognized for exceptional achievements which oftentimes, comes from its innovative capabilities. In instances where acknowledgments come due to constant growth, then such a company deserves proper commendations. Coinbase is currently in that position following its recognition as a top employer of labor in the U.S even as more familiar companies are sidelined in the ranking.

Coinbase’s Outstanding Past

Coinbase is undoubtedly one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world and it’s a brilliant invention by Brian Armstrong and Fred Ehrsam. co-founder Ben Reeves was part of the original founding team but later parted ways with Armstrong due to a difference in how the Coinbase wallet should operate. The progressive introduction of new features that aim to accelerate the exchange’s functionality has made it stand out among its peers. The positive growth process of Coinbase has contributed to the recognition awarded to the company today.

What the LinkedIn Ranking Signifies

LinkedIn, the social media app commonly known for professional networks is geared towards the employment sector. The corporation on April 3 through her Editor in Chief, Daniel Roth, released the results of employers ranking which sees Coinbase featuring better than other prominent U.S companies. The rankings are based on factors like employee interactions with executives, interest in the company, demand for available job slots, and employee retention rate. Using these standards, Coinbase ranked in the 35th position leaving behind organizations like Intel, Twitter and the likes.

Despite the visible down surge that hits most crypto ecosystems, Coinbase still stands tall as a more effective crypto exchange. Furthermore, it also incorporates the involvement of various professionals ranging from IT, to engineering and human resources amongst others. Currently, Coinbase has about 600 work-force in the United states.

Coinbase has several benefits mostly on the employee’s part which entails the ability to pay workers salary fully or partially in Bitcoin. Being a startup company, Coinbase is making huge strides in ensuring cryptocurrency related transactions thrive. To achieve this fulfillment, the exchange platform facilitates the participation of investors from financial sectors into the adoption of cryptocurrencies and a modernized blockchain technology.


The technological world is full of dynamic innovations that consequently brings about competition. The reality is now clear in the cryptosphere where blockchain technology drives ideas and creations never seen before. Combining technological advancements with human power remains a challenging task. Nonetheless, working with the right strategies gives the crypto community an upper hand. The recognition of Coinbase as part of LinkedIn top 50 U.S employers ranking is a welcoming call for crypto enthusiasts to get onboard its system.


Alo Kingsley is a Btech degree holder in Building Engineering and has been a strong Cryptocurrency & blockchain enthusiast with immense interest for privacy and masternode coins. He is a passionate cryptocurrency writer and social media marketer since 2017. With a passion for architecture and construction as well he seeks to find a way of seamlessly functioning in the two fields to help Africa and the world at large.