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The 20 Best Places to Work in Schenectady, NY
As Rated by Women (October 2022)

Our list of the most women-friendly employers in Schenectady, NY is driven by ratings and reviews from the women who work at the companies mentioned.

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 October 1, 2022. Rate your company ›

The 20 best places to work in Schenectady, NY

Sanofi is a pharmaceuticals company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (5.0 stars) and support for diversity (4.9 stars).

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

"It's an honor to be employed at such a respectable scientific institution with such highly regarded colleagues."

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Bread Financial is a marketing and advertising company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for sense of belonging (4.6 stars) and support for diversity (4.5 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Bread Financial:

"It's a call center so the down side is dealing with that type of work. "

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Dell Technologies is an information technology and services company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.6 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.5 stars).

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

"Have enjoyed the flexible work arrangements, travel opportunities and trust from leadership to get my job done in the way that's best for me and my family."

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lululemon athletica is a retail company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for women in leadership (4.7 stars) and management opportunities (4.7 stars).

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

"Lululemon is an incredible company to work for. I learned so much from being there. The only reason I left is because I needed to be able to have a job with more flexibility on we…"

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Vera Bradley is an apparel & fashion company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for women in leadership (4.8 stars) and management opportunities (4.7 stars).

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

"This is hands down the best company I have ever worked for."

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Legal Aid Society is a legal services company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.8 stars) and the people you work with (4.6 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Legal Aid Society:

"Union jobs solve a lot of problems!!"

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GlaxoSmithKline is a pharmaceuticals company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for salary satisfaction (4.6 stars) and paid time off (4.5 stars).

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

"In the time I have been here, I have had strong female managers at the VP level in the company. I have strongly felt that there is equal opportunity for advancement and assignmen…"

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Genentech is a biotechnology company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.4 stars) and equal opportunities for women and men (4.4 stars).

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

"The best company I've ever worked for in terms of gender equality. Actively working to make it better; corporate bonuses depend on achieving these goals. "

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Medtronic is a medical devices company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (4.4 stars) and paid time off (4.2 stars).

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

"Medtronic has made a goal to have women in 40% of management positions by 2020, and has been putting many initiatives in place for career development to reach this goal. "

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Mosaic Sales Solutions is a marketing and advertising company with locations in the Schenectady, NY 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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Humana is an insurance company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for ability to telecommute (4.3 stars) and management opportunities (4.3 stars).

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

"Good company to work for"

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TIAA is a financial services company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.7 stars) and paid time off (4.4 stars).

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

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

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Southwest Airlines is an airlines/aviation company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for support for diversity (4.3 stars) and paid time off (4.3 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Southwest Airlines:

"Best all around company to work for."

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Cengage Learning is an e-learning company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. The company has its best ratings for the people you work with (4.3 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (4.2 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Cengage Learning:

"I love my job. I drink the company coolaid. I love what I do, I love what this company does. It's not perfect, but I'm surrounded by people who care and who want to make a differe…"

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Amgen is a biotechnology company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.4 stars) and wellness initiatives (4.2 stars).

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

"Overall, this company is quite progressive, and a good place to work. However, with regard to equality in pay for women, they are not open to an in depth review, and I am aware …"

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TD Bank is a banking company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.4 stars) and women in leadership (4.3 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for TD Bank:

"I was apprehensive when I first started as I have not been in an environment that appreciated their employees in a long time , I have To say I’m finally home and in a place what n…"

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Verizon is an information technology and services company with locations in the Schenectady, NY 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 (4.1 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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Deloitte is a management consulting company with locations in the Schenectady, NY 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 (4.0 stars).

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

"In terms of Parental support, diversity and inclusion, wellness initiatives, salary, women in leadership, growth support, total comp & benefits and advancement opportunities; Delo…"

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Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc is a biotechnology company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 1001 to 5000 people. The company has its best ratings for paid time off (4.1 stars) and maternity and adoptive leave (3.9 stars).

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

"The majority of people I work with are women; I have consistently positive examples of women in leadership roles, and do not feel threatened or out-of-place because of my gender. …"

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Bank of America is a banking company with locations in the Schenectady, NY area that employs 10000+ people. The company has its best ratings for maternity and adoptive leave (4.6 stars) and paid time off (4.2 stars).

Here’s what one woman writes about working for Bank of America:

"Bank of America is a wonderful company to work for."

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Companies with at least 10 submissions from current or former US-based employees are eligible for this list. Company ratings accurate as of October 1, 2022.

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