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US Department of State

2.6 | Washington, D.C. | International Affairs | 5001 to 10000 Employees
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Company scores for US Department of State are based on 1,330 ratings from 90 employees

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The State Department strives to achieve gender balance through the recruitment process, and offers equal opportunities for growth and leadership throughout your career. Men still out number women at the top ranks, but there have been a number of female senior leaders, including Secretaries of State and Ambassadors. A diplomatic career can be extremely rewarding professionally, but it can be tough on families and male “trailing” spouses.

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Impressive personnel with an incredible diversity of expertise and global experiences, educational credentials, and a knack for problem solving.

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Still stuck in the 1950s - mostly "Yale, pale, and male." Staying true to the stereotype, with droves leaving as a result of dissatisfaction. Particularly hard on women and families.

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It would be wonderful if the DoS implemented all of the employee programs & benefits they write about, but they don’t. If you’re a new young employee & thinking of starting a family, keep in mind that you earn 2.6 weeks of paid annual leave and 2.6 weeks of paid sick leave during each of your first three yeas with the government.

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US Department of State is an international affairs company headquartered in the Washington, D.C. area that employs 5001 to 10000 people. US Department of State has a 2.6-star InHerSight Score, based on 1,330 ratings from 90 current or former employees. 29 employees left comments about their experience working for the company. InHerSight collects anonymous employer ratings and reviews from women for companies like US Department of State and shares that information publicly to empower working women to make better decisions about their careers and where they work.

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