Other Lists of "Best Companies" for Women

To be a more useful resource, we’ve compiled the following publicly available “best companies for women” lists from third parties or other rankings of companies for gender-related issues. These lists are based on publicly available information and do not constitute an endorsement. Where companies also appear on one of Fairygodboss’ top-rated employers for women, we have indicated this with an asterix (*).

Each organization that publishes a list uses their own methodology and for complete and up-to-date information, you should consult each organization’s website.

The 50 best workplaces for parents 2016

Fortune’s first-ever list of the 50 Best Workplaces for Parents highlights companies with flexible scheduling, supportive coworkers, and an emphasis on balance. Rankings are determined by employee surveys and other office metrics.

  1. PricewaterhouseCoopers *
  2. Edward Jones
  3. Ultimate Software
  4. VMware
  5. Alston & Bird
  6. Cooley
  7. Kimley-Horn
  8. Quicken Loans
  9. Comcast
  10. Deloitte *
  11. Workday
  12. JM Family Enterprises
  13. The Boston Consulting Group *
  14. Plante & Moran
  15. SAS Institute
  16. Kimpton Hotels & Restaurants
  17. Nvidia
  18. Intuit
  19. Arnold & Porter
  20. Crowe Horwath
  21. Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe
  22. Zillow Group
  23. CHG Healthcare Services
  24. Stryker
  25. Baird
  26. Salesforce *
  27. Ernst & Young *
  28. Camden Property Trust
  29. Patagonia
  30. Perkins Coie
  31. Marriott International
  32. Aflac
  33. EKS&H
  34. SAP America
  35. Mars
  36. Cadence
  37. Capital One Financial
  38. Scripps Health
  39. USAA
  40. Nugget Market
  41. American Express*
  42. Atlantic Health System
  43. Baker Donelson
  44. Roche Diagnostics
  45. Cisco *
  46. IMA Financial Group
  47. CA Technologies
  48. Rackspace
  49. OppenheimerFunds
  50. Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

 

The National Association for Female Executives (NAFE) Top Companies For Executive Women (2017)

 

Anita Borg’s List of Top Companies for Women Technologists (2016)

Anita Borg is a non-profit enterprise that believes “women are vital to building technology the world needs.” They named 25 top organizations who "are leaders in recruiting, retaining and advancing more women in technical roles" in 2016. You can read more about their methodology here

 

Working Mother Best Companies (2016)

Working Mother Research Institute, part of Working Mother, provides women with this list based on an extensive application process that involves “more than 400 questions” on companies’ policies, workforce representation, benefits, and more. 

 

Diversity Woman's Best 100 Companies for Women's Leadership Development (2015)

Diversity Woman Magazine’s mission is to help “smart, savvy women of all races, cultures, and backgrounds achieve their career and business goals.”

 

100 Best Workplaces for Women By Fortune & Great Places to Work

Fortune, in partnership with Great Places to Work, compiled their second inaugural list of 100 Best Workplaces for Women in 2016.  

  1. Texas Health Resources
  2. Child Trends
  3. Build-A-Bear Workshop
  4. Ultimate Software
  5. PrimeLending
  6. Baptist Health South Florida
  7. Edward Jones
  8. Texas Rehabilitation Hospital of Forth Worth
  9. Keeping Current Matters
  10. Navy Federal Credit Union
  11. Quicken Loans
  12. Sheetz
  13. Camden Property Trust
  14. Granite Properties
  15. N2 Publishing
  16. Scripps Health
  17. Acceleration Partners
  18. Methodist Le Bonehur Healthcare
  19. The Container Store
  20. Tri County Tech
  21. Mountain America Credit Union
  22. Retrofit
  23. Workday
  24. Communications Strategy Group
  25. Hyatt Hotels
  26. HRMS Solutions
  27. 4imprint
  28. Peppercomm
  29. Plante Moran
  30. Veterans United Home Loans
  31. Total Merchange Services
  32. Atlantic Health System
  33. Evergreen Home Loans
  34. CHG Healthcare Services
  35. Wegmans Food Markets
  36. First American Equipment Finance
  37. ZestFinance
  38. ESL Federal Credit Union
  39. OhioHealth
  40. Roth Staffing Companies
  41. St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  42. First American Financial
  43. Children's Healthcare of Atlanta
  44. ACUITY Insurance
  45. Assurance
  46. Horizon Media
  47. Meridian Health
  48. Genentech
  49. Cooley
  50. The McKnight Foundation
  51. The Boston Consulting Group*
  52. Cornerstone OnDemand
  53. Baker Donelson
  54. National MI
  55. Workiva
  56. Hilton Worldwide
  57. Four Seasons Hotels & Resorts
  58. Intuit
  59. Preferred Home Health Care & Nursing Services
  60. Transwestern
  61. Ardor Health Solutions
  62. JM Family Enterprises
  63. WellStar Health System
  64. Yale-New Haven Hospital
  65. Nugget Market
  66. Novo Nordisk
  67. Recreational Equitment (REI)
  68. Perkins Coie
  69. SECURA Insurance
  70. Traverse Dental Associates
  71. Houston Methodist
  72. Aflac
  73. USAA
  74. SAS Institute
  75. Alston & Bird
  76. Ryan
  77. American Express*
  78. Mercedes-Benz Financial Services
  79. L.L. Bean
  80. TEKsystems
  81. Marriott International
  82. Etsy
  83. Concord Hospitality Enterprises
  84. KAYAK Software
  85. Dixon Schwabl
  86. Healthwise
  87. PURE Insurance
  88. Licking Memorial Health Systems
  89. Momentous Institute
  90. Prometheus Real Estate Group
  91. Capital One Financial
  92. Acorda Therapeutics
  93. EKS&H
  94. Autodesk
  95. West Bend Mutual Insurance
  96. Robert W. Baird
  97. Crowe Horwath
  98. Bright Horizons Family Solutions
  99. Hunton & Williams
  100. American Fidelity
     

GetLedbetter

Ledbetter is a research group that runs a database and application showcasing the number of women in leadership at the world’s top consumer brands and companies. It produces a gender equality index for company leadership. Their list is not a “best company” list per se; they simply rank companies based on the gender equality of their leadership team composition, so the higher the company’s position on the below list, the more gender equal their leadership team is.

  1. H&M Group
  2. Kering
  3. Gap, Inc.
  4. Etsy
  5. Best Buy
  6. Prada Group
  7. Diageo
  8. Target*
  9. Unilever
  10. Avon
  11. L’Oreal
  12. Coach
  13. Marriott International
  14. The Estee Lauder Companies Inc.
  15. Kellogg Company
  16. Kimberly-Clark
  17. J.C. Penney
  18. RBC
  19. Wells Fargo*
  20. Burberry
  21. Macy’s
  22. Fannie Mae
  23. Pier 1 Imports
  24. Texas Instruments
  25. Tiffany & Co.
  26. Salesforce*
  27. Bank of America
  28. GM
  29. TIAA
  30. PepsiCo*
  31. Dollar General
  32. Whirlpool
  33. Yahoo!
  34. Twitter
  35. Xerox
  36. Walgreens Boots Alliance
  37. HP Inc*
  38. AmerisourceBergen
  39. Viacom
  40. Procter & Gamble
  41. Cisco Systems*
  42. CVS Health
  43. Nordstrom
  44. Neiman Marcus
  45. Pfizer
  46. The Dannon Company, Inc.
  47. General Mills
  48. Visa
  49. Starbucks
  50. Alphabet
  51. MassMutual Financial Group
  52. Lockheed Martin
  53. Decker Outdoor Corporation
  54. Aetna
  55. Cardinal Health
  56. New York Life
  57. Liberty Mutual Insurance Group
  58. UPS
  59. Walmart
  60. URBN
  61. Siemens
  62. The Home Depot*
  63. MetLife
  64. Lululemon
  65. Abbott Laboratories
  66. Microsoft*
  67. Southwest Airlines
  68. McKesson
  69. Phillips 66
  70. Kroger
  71. Staples
  72. eBay
  73. The J.M. Smucker Company
  74. Allstate
  75. PVH Group
  76. Johnson & Johnson
  77. Berkshire Hathaway
  78. Philips
  79. Tyson Foods
  80. Accenture*
  81. American Airlines
  82. The Walt Disney Company
  83. DuPont
  84. Hermes
  85. McDonald’s
  86. Harley-Davidson
  87. The Hershey Company
  88. Mondelez International
  89. Cigna
  90. The Coca-Cola Company*
  91. Tesoro
  92. Colgate-Palmolive
  93. Deutsche Post DHL Group
  94. IBM*
  95. General Electric*
  96. MasterCard
  97. Nike
  98. TimeWarner
  99. Brinker International
  100. Sears Holdings
  101. Facebook
  102. JPMorgan Chase*
  103. Hewlett Packard Enterprise*
  104. Campbell Soup Company
  105. Allianz
  106. Pandora
  107. Netflix
  108. Verizon Communications
  109. TJX Companies
  110. LVMH Group
  111. AT&T
  112. USAA
  113. Nestle
  114. Jack in the Box Inc.
  115. ConocoPhillips
  116. FedEx
  117. LinkedIn
  118. BMW Group
  119. Adobe
  120. Alcoa
  121. Lowe’s
  122. Merck
  123. Prudential Financial
  124. Citi
  125. Revlon
  126. Almay
  127. Johnson Controls
  128. Hitachi
  129. Coleman
  130. United Healthcare
  131. Ann Taylor
  132. dressbarn
  133. Catherines
  134. Justice
  135. Lane Bryant
  136. Loft
  137. Maurices
  138. Woolite
  139. Veet
  140. Finish
  141. Lysol
  142. French's
  143. Clearasil
  144. 3M
  145. Post-it
  146. Scotch
  147. Ace
  148. Mercedes-Benz
  149. Zara
  150. Boeing
  151. IKEA
  152. OnDeck Capital
  153. Sysco
  154. Bertolli
  155. Egg Beaters
  156. Healthy Choice
  157. Hebrew National
  158. Hunt's
  159. Manwich
  160. Reddi-Wip
  161. Slim Jim
  162. Intel
  163. Pentium
  164. iPhone
  165. iPad
  166. Mac
  167. Hugo Boss
  168. BOSS
  169. HUGO
  170. Lindt & Sprüngli
  171. Lindt
  172. Ghirardelli
  173. Russell Stover
  174. Whitman's
  175. Ask
  176. Dictionary.com
  177. Match
  178. The Daily Beast
  179. Shoebuy
  180. Vimeo
  181. Shake Shack
  182. Honeywell International
  183. Stanley
  184. Amazon
  185. HCA Holdings
  186. Fisher-Price
  187. Barbie
  188. Cool Whip
  189. Grey Poupon
  190. Heinz
  191. Jello
  192. Kool-Aid
  193. Kraft
  194. Maxwell House
  195. Miracle Whip
  196. Oscar Mayer
  197. Velveeta
  198. LEGO
  199. Dow Chemical
  200. Otis
  201. Carrier
  202. Chubb
  203. Kidde
  204. Caterpillar
  205. CAT
  206. Michael's
  207. PayPal
  208. Venmo
  209. Volkswagen
  210. Audi
  211. Bentley
  212. Bugatti
  213. Lamborghini
  214. Porsche
  215. Ducati
  216. United Airlines
  217. Delta Air Lines
  218. 21st Century Fox
  219. Fox News Channel
  220. National Geographic Channels
  221. Fox Sports
  222. Marlboro
  223. Philip Morris
  224. Laughing Cow
  225. Babybel
  226. Archer Daniels Midland
  227. Speedway
  228. Marathon Petroleum
  229. Budweiser
  230. Corona (outside the U.S.)
  231. Stella Artois
  232. Hoegaarden
  233. Comcast
  234. NBCUniversal
  235. XFINITY
  236. NBC
  237. Universal Pictures
  238. Bravo Media
  239. E! Entertainment
  240. Oxygen Media
  241. The Weather Channel Company
  242. USA Network
  243. Fandango
  244. Hulu
  245. Focus Features
  246. US Foods
  247. CBS News
  248. The CW
  249. Showtime
  250. Smithsonian Channel
  251. Robert Mondavi
  252. Clos du Bois
  253. Corona Extra (U.S.)
  254. Svedka
  255. Arbor Mist
  256. Black Box
  257. Simply Naked
  258. The Venetian
  259. Sands
  260. Coleman
  261. Marmot
  262. Rawlings
  263. Sharpie
  264. Rubbermaid
  265. PaperMate
  266. Elmer's
  267. Sunbeam
  268. Mr. Coffee
  269. Calphalon
  270. Toyota
  271. Lexus
  272. Scion
  273. Cartier
  274. Piaget
  275. Alfred Dunhill
  276. Van Cleef & Arpels
  277. Montblanc
  278. Chloé
  279. Plains All American Pipeline
  280. Energy Transfer Equity
  281. Energy Transfer Partners
  282. Coty
  283. NYC Color
  284. OPI
  285. Philosophy
  286. Rimmel
  287. Roberto Cavalli fragrance
  288. Samsung

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