Wegmans Food Markets and ESL Federal Credit Union were ranked among the 100 Best Workplaces for Women by Fortune magazine.
Wegmans was No. 7 on the list, while ESL was No. 36. Texas Health Care in Arlington, Texas, topped the list.
To determine the Best Workplaces for Women, Fortune partner Great Place to Work surveyed over 400,000 U.S. employees from Great Place to Work-Certified companies and ranked companies based on four factors:
• Key Great Place to Work Metrics: How positively women rated their organizations on over 50 different metrics defining great workplaces, including ethical leadership, respectful and fair workplace interactions, great benefits and development, and strong caring and personal support.
• Comparison to Colleagues. Comparing women’s results on all survey questions to that of their male colleagues.
• A Consistent Experience Within a Diverse Group. Demographic patterns to ensure that companies were creating great workplaces for all women, regardless of who they are or what they do for the organization.
• Representation. Representation of women in the workforce as a whole, as well as in management and executive positions.
At Wegmans, women are 53 percent of the workforce, with 45 percent holding executive or managerial positions. Female employees at ESL are 71 percent of total employment. Sixty-four percent are executives or managers.