Companies

${ company.text }

Be the first to rate this company   Not rated   ${ company.score } stars     ${ company.industry}     ${ company.headquarters}

Career Resources

${ getArticleTitle(article) }

Topics

${ tag.display_name }

Community

${ getCommunityPostText(community_post) }

Writers

${ author.full_name }

${ author.short_bio }

Jobs Community For Employers

Join InHerSight's growing community of professional women and get matched to great jobs and more!

Sign up now

Already have an account? Log in ›

  1. Best Companies
  2. City
  3. Knoxville, TN

The 20 Best Places to Work in Knoxville, TN As Rated by the Women Who Work There (September 2021)

Our list of the most women-friendly employers in Knoxville, TN is based on ratings and reviews from the women who work there.

InHerSight users rate their employers on 18 factors of women-friendliness, including paid time off, management opportunities, equal opportunities for women and men, the ability to work remotely, maternity and adoptive leave, flexible work hours, and more.

The companies on this list have at least 10 submissions from current or former employees as of September 1, 2021. Rate your company ›

The 20 best places to work in Knoxville, TN

Brunswick Corporation is a consumer goods company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for wellness initiatives (4.7 stars) and family growth support (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Brunswick Corporation:

"I have been working at Brunswick for over 2+ years. I highly recommend Brunswick as a place to work. The leadership team is encouraging, supportive and values their employees. I a…"

Learn more ›

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee is an insurance company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for wellness initiatives (4.6 stars) and ability to telecommute (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Tennessee:

"Great place to work with great benefits!"

Learn more ›

lululemon athletica is a retail company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (4.8 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for lululemon athletica:

"Working for lululemon was one of the greatest experiences of my career. I learned more about myself in my time with lululemon than any other previous life experience and I was exp…"

Learn more ›

Mosaic Sales Solutions is a marketing and advertising company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.5 stars) and women in leadership (4.3 stars).

Learn more ›

Clayton Homes is a real estate company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Clayton Homes:

"I am really pleased. The company could do better, but they keep improving and increasing the number of women in the workplace. I can definitely see them appreciating the value wom…"

Learn more ›

Scripps Networks Interactive is a broadcast media company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.2 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.2 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Scripps Networks Interactive:

"I’ve been with Scripps (now Discovery) for 7 years and feel the company is above average on how women in the workplace are treated. I’ve had two babies while employed there. They …"

Learn more ›

Vera Bradley is an apparel & fashion company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (4.8 stars) and women in leadership (4.7 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Vera Bradley:

"Vera Bradley is such a kind company! It was my first job out of college as a CSR and the job was stressful in dealing with customers everyday for 40 hours a week. However, managem…"

Learn more ›

CDM Smith is a civil engineering company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for flexible work hours (4.5 stars) and ability to telecommute (4.3 stars).

Learn more ›

ADP is a human resources company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (4.3 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (4.2 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for ADP:

"The only two complaints I had about ADP were that certain departments appeared very “cliquish”, but I had found my “one job”. I truly enjoyed my time with ADP and hate the decisio…"

Learn more ›

TIAA is a financial services company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.8 stars) and paid time off (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for TIAA:

"MANY WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP... AS A WOMAN I FEEL I HAVE EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES. "

Learn more ›

Humana is an insurance company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (4.4 stars) and paid time off (4.4 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Humana:

"Humana is hands down the best company I’ve ever worked for. Great schedule, training, opportunity, and incentives."

Learn more ›

Schneider Electric is an electrical/electronic manufacturing company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (5.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Schneider Electric:

"Great place to work and grow"

Learn more ›

Booz Allen Hamilton is a management consulting company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for ability to telecommute (4.2 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.1 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Booz Allen Hamilton:

"Of the five leaders above my level in my personal chain, three of them are women. "

Learn more ›

Quintiles is a pharmaceuticals company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for ability to telecommute (4.0 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Quintiles:

"The second I started at Quintiles I knew I'd stay for a long time. All of my managers are female, most of the leadership are strong independent and brilliant women who have shown …"

Learn more ›

Travelers is an insurance company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.6 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Travelers:

"Travelers is a great company to work for!"

Learn more ›

REI is a retail company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for equal opportunities for women and men (4.1 stars) and sense of belonging (4.1 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for REI:

"REI was a fantastic company to work for, no matter what gender you may identify as. They take care of their employees, and genuinely care about their wellbeing. REI values their …"

Learn more ›

Maurices is a retail company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (4.9 stars) and support for diversity (4.9 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Maurices:

"My boss always says, "I want you to feel empowered in making decisions, working forward, and working up." I feel like this could be the company motto- I've never worked somewhere …"

Learn more ›

Comcast is a telecommunications company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.3 stars) and paid time off (4.0 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Comcast:

"I have worked in many company... I am extremely happy with my treatment at Comcast. Best of the best.."

Learn more ›

Employbridge is a staffing and recruiting company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 501 to 1000 people. The company has its best ratings for women in leadership (4.5 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (4.3 stars).

Learn more ›

Insperity is a management consulting company with locations in the Knoxville, TN area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.7 stars) and the people you work with (4.1 stars).

Learn more ›

Think your company should be on this list?
Anonymously rate the places you've worked to share your experiences with other women

Companies with at least 10 submissions from current or former US-based employees are eligible for this list. Company ratings accurate as of September 1, 2021.

Get matched to the best knoxville, tn companies for you
Sign up to get matched to companies that support the things you care about
Get matched