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The 20 Best Places to Work in San Francisco, CA As Rated by the Women Who Work There (April 2020)

Our list of the most female-friendly employers in San Francisco, CA is based on ratings and reviews from the women who work there.

InHerSight users rate their employers on 16 factors of female-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 ratings and reviews from at least 10 current or former employees as of April 1, 2020. Rate your company ›

The 20 best places to work in San Francisco, CA

1. Khan Academy

4.5 stars

Khan Academy is an e-learning company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.9 stars) and paid time off (4.9 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Khan Academy:

"Khan Academy is one of the most supportive environments imaginable for women. It helps that there is equal representation of women on the senior leadership staff. From benef..."

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2. Weebly

4.5 stars

Weebly is an internet company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for social activities and environment (5.0 stars) and the people you work with (4.8 stars).

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

"Great people to work around."

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3. Kink.com

4.5 stars

Kink.com is an entertainment company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.9 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Kink.com:

"Working at Kink has been and continues to be an incredible experience as a woman working in technology. At the individual level, there is room and encouragement to grow professi..."

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4. Rodan + Fields Dermatologists

4.4 stars

Rodan + Fields Dermatologists is a health, wellness and fitness company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for equal opportunities for women and men (4.8 stars) and female representation in leadership (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Rodan + Fields Dermatologists:

"I honestly feel that I work for the best company ever. Corporate treats us like royalty! And therefore they get our loyalty! I've never been happier in a career. "

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5. Procore Technologies

4.4 stars

Procore Technologies is a computer software company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (5.0 stars) and social activities and environment (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Procore Technologies:

"I have not felt excluded, patronized, or belittled here at all. I can't say that about any other job I've had. It's as though I am genderless. Such a great feeling. I see this a..."

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6. Sage Intacct

4.3 stars

Sage Intacct is a computer software company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 501 to 1000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.8 stars) and social activities and environment (4.7 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Sage Intacct:

"Sage Intacct has a lot of women in leadership/senior roles! Inspiring and unique in high tech!"

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7. Lever

4.3 stars

Lever is an internet company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for female representation in leadership (4.9 stars) and management opportunities (4.9 stars).

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

"This is the first time in my career when I've worked for a company with a female CEO and equal or better female representation in management, and I love it. I find that Lever is..."

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8. Even

4.3 stars

Even is a financial services company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 51 to 200 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.8 stars) and the people you work with (4.8 stars).

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

"The best place I have ever worked!"

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9. Palo Alto Networks

4.2 stars

Palo Alto Networks is a computer & network security company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.5 stars) and flexible work hours (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Palo Alto Networks:

"Signing on with Palo Alto Networks is the best move I have ever made in my career. The culture here is so unique and no matter where you go in the world, you always get greeted ..."

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10. Eventbrite

4.2 stars

Eventbrite is an internet company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for female representation in leadership (4.8 stars) and family growth support (4.8 stars).

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

"With a female Founder & CEO, and almost half of executive leadership being women, Eventbrite is a very supportive environment for women to grow and learn. I've never felt a gen..."

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11. LinkedIn

4.2 stars

LinkedIn is an internet company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for wellness initiatives (4.7 stars) and social activities and environment (4.6 stars).

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

"While I love LinkedIn and everything they represent, when I had an issue with my manager, HR didn't take me seriously because they "knew" my boss longer than they'd known me."

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12. The Boston Consulting Group (BCG)

4.2 stars

The Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a management consulting company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.6 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for The Boston Consulting Group (BCG):

"A wonderful company. Lacks transparency and follow through on growth career. Not consistent work load through cohorts. Takes advantage of their good people."

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13. Etsy

4.2 stars

Etsy is an internet company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 501 to 1000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.7 stars) and family growth support (4.5 stars).

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

"Etsy is a caring and supportive workplace for parents. Employees are eligible for 26 weeks of fully paid leave when they become a parent through birth or adoption, regardless of..."

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14. Intuit

4.1 stars

Intuit is a computer software company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for wellness initiatives (4.6 stars) and paid time off (4.5 stars).

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

"Great company to work for! I worked remotely so some things didn't apply but GREAT atmosphere and leadership. "

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15. Castlight Health

4.1 stars

Castlight Health is a computer software company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.8 stars) and paid time off (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Castlight Health:

"This is a wonderful, balanced & diverse company that is very focused on changing healthcare for the better. Lots of women in management, leadership & the board as well. Great be..."

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16. Zillow

4.1 stars

Zillow is an internet company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.9 stars) and paid time off (4.7 stars).

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

"Very fun and upbeat environment. Motivation is in the air with wide open rooms of just standing desks where you see early, mid to even senior level employees. Can personalize yo..."

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17. Chronicle Books

4.1 stars

Chronicle Books is a publishing company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.7 stars) and female representation in leadership (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Chronicle Books:

"I'm am so lucky and honored to work at Chronicle Books. I am the envy of many, and it's well deserved. "

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18. Synchrony

4.1 stars

Synchrony is a financial services company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for female representation in leadership (4.6 stars) and paid time off (4.6 stars).

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

"Women that work there at the same level you are tend to be more caty than the managers. It's all micromanaging though. "

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19. ThoughtWorks

4.1 stars

ThoughtWorks is an information technology and services company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.9 stars) and social activities and environment (4.7 stars).

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

"This is a great place to work with very thoughtful and thorough policies. There is a vocal and demonstrative move toward recruiting (and retaining) women in technical and leader..."

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20. PlanGrid

4.0 stars

PlanGrid is a computer software company with locations in the San Francisco, CA area, that employs 201 to 500 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.9 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.6 stars).

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

"PlanGrid is the most progressive and inclusive company I've ever worked for. They have several groups that meet regularly to promote healthy conversation about relevant topics i..."

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Companies with ratings and reviews from at least 10 current or former US-based employees are eligible for this list. Company ratings accurate as of April 1, 2020.

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