Employee typically refers to an individual working under a contract of employment, whether oral or written, express or implied, and has recognized his or her rights and duties. Most officers of corporations are included as employees and contractors are generally excluded.
Based on recorded statements Facebook Inc is currently employing 12.69 K people. This indicator is about the same for the Technology average (which is currently at 12.77 K) sector, and 184.91% higher than that of Internet Information Providers industry, The Number of Employees for all stocks is 22.14% lower than the firm.
Facebook Inc is rated # 5 in number of employees category among related companies. The total workforce of Internet Information Providers industry is currently estimated at about 258,280. Facebook holds roughly 12,691 in number of employees claiming about 5% of equities under Internet Information Providers industry.