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The 20 Best Places to Work in Santa Maria, CA As Rated by the Women Who Work There (August 2021)

Our list of the most women-friendly employers in Santa Maria, CA 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 August 1, 2021. Rate your company ›

The 20 best places to work in Santa Maria, CA

Mosaic Sales Solutions is a marketing and advertising company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA 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).

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Booz Allen Hamilton is a management consulting company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA 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. "

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Comcast is a telecommunications company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.3 stars) and paid time off (4.1 stars).

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

"I have been working for Comcast for many years and have had opportunities for advancement, felt supported through work/life challenges, and have had the best female bosses in the …"

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Jenny Craig is a health, wellness and fitness company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for women in leadership (4.9 stars) and management opportunities (4.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Jenny Craig:

"In the 5+ years I have been with Jenny Craig, I have always felt respected and valued. The leaders of th sales floor, and the company in general, are encouraging, friendly, approa…"

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Insperity is a management consulting company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA 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).

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TransUnion is an information technology and services company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.7 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.4 stars).

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MINDBODY, Inc is a computer software company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for wellness initiatives (4.4 stars) and family growth support (3.9 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for MINDBODY, Inc:

"MINDBODY is a great place to work. I've been at the company 6 years and it gets better every year. The CEO is really focused on taking care of the MINDBODY team and genuinely ca…"

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Converse is an apparel & fashion company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (4.2 stars).

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AstraZeneca is a pharmaceuticals company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.3 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (3.8 stars).

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PepsiCo is a food & beverages company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (4.3 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.0 stars).

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Verizon is an information technology and services company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.0 stars) and paid time off (3.9 stars).

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

"The customers could be tough but the staff is great and everyone helps each other"

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Sunrun is a renewables & environment company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (5.0 stars) and women in leadership (4.4 stars).

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

"Sunrun is a great company to work for, and the hard work you invest into Sunrun is invested right back. This year is my fourth year working for Sunrun, and it’s been wonderful jou…"

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Raytheon is a defense & space company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (3.8 stars) and flexible work hours (3.6 stars).

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

"As a senior leader I am aware of efforts to maintain a respectful workplace and to remove bias from hiring, promotions and raises. When I was hired as a director, of the 7 direct…"

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Hewlett Packard Enterprise is an information technology and services company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.0 stars) and flexible work hours (3.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Hewlett Packard Enterprise:

"Great experiance"

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Wells Fargo is a financial services company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.3 stars) and paid time off (4.1 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Wells Fargo:

"Wells Fargoxs focus on workplace equality, promoting diversity, abs including everyone is the reason I've made my career here. I'm a manager who has had no shortage of opportunit…"

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Lockheed Martin is a defense & space company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for flexible work hours (3.9 stars) and paid time off (3.8 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Lockheed Martin:

"Lockheed Martin offers top-notch benefits to include a substantial amount of vacation, flexibility with work hours, wellness incentives to help pay down medical costs, growth oppo…"

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Pier 1 Imports is a retail company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (4.7 stars) and women in leadership (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Pier 1 Imports:

"Working for Pier 1 has been one of the most rewarding experiences of my life. We have an ASM who is a tough woman, who encourages female empowerment, and is a working mother. All …"

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Banana Republic is a retail company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA 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 Banana Republic:

"I would highly recommend working for Banana or other Gap brands. "

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AIG is an insurance company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA 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 (4.4 stars).

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

"AIG is a fantastic place for women to work. Women are represented on the Finance and Accounting side heavily. Paid time off is generous and yes, there is a company gym. Highly rec…"

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UnitedHealth Group is a hospital & health care company with locations in the Santa Maria, CA area, that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for ability to telecommute (4.0 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (3.9 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for UnitedHealth Group:

"Most of the areas that I work in and with are women-dominant, including our leadership."

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