Top 25 Companies for Work-Life Balance

As part of Glassdoor's online company review survey, employees voluntarily and anonymously share what their job and company is like when it comes to work-life balance. The following 25 companies stand out for both high work-life balance ratings and insightful reviews.

1

SAS Institute

4.5

www.sas.com Cary, NC

5000+ Employees

“Customer-focused, employee-focused and innovative”

Amazing workplace culture, flexible work environment, challenging/stimulating work, customer-focused.

SAS Institute – “SAS UK - Marlow”
2

“A pretty good place to work”

I make my own hours, don't put in much over 40 hours a week, and while it's not company policy I…

3

Slalom Consulting

4.1

“Great company, but monocultural”

Local model guarantees evenings at home with family.

4

MITRE

4.1

“A very easy place to work, as hard or as little, as you want.”

Outstanding quality of work/life balance. Supportive and easy going…

5

Orbitz Worldwide

4.1

“Youthful spirit”

Flexible working hours, cutting edge technologies, challenging assignments, constant learning.

6

Scottrade

4.1

“Great company, low stress, team environment”

Branch locations offer small teams of good people, clean break between work and social life…

7

Mentor Graphics

4.1

“Great Company - Old School Approach”

For a person with a family, the work life balance and onsite childcare are absolutely stellar.

8

FactSet

4.1

“Engineer-driven culture with a strong emphasis on work-life…”

Working 8-hour days is the norm and your career will not…

10

Nokia

4.1

“Work Culture is Good”

Flexible working hours and work from home options. Good work culture overall.

11

MathWorks

4.1

“Nice place to work”

Lots of culture, good work life balance, flexible hours, good senior management. Good company if…

12

Autodesk

4.0

“Great place to work”

They have a very flexible schedule, with ability to work remotely, required vacation time, a fair…

13

AOL

AOL

4.0

“A great place to work.”

Company sincerely cares about employee welfare as well as helping out in the community wherever…

14

Citrix Systems

4.0

“Great Company...Fantastic Work/ Life Balance”

Incredible amount of time-off. Great Culture. Best products in market.

15

GlobalLogic

4.0

“Good company to work with for good people”

Flexible work timing. Work from home policy. Lots of emphasis on training and mentoring people…

16

Yahoo

4.0

“Great for Work/Life Balance, flexible working hours and…”

Great for Work/Life Balance, flexible working hours and…

17

Tieto

4.0

“Tieto offers challenging jobs and great atmosphere.”

Flexibility. Work-life balance. Every place is a workplace = office is only one…

18

MasterCard

3.9

“A good place to work”

It is family oriented (but not too a fault!), good benefits, most people are nice

19

Morningstar

3.9

“Great place to build a career,”

Work with incredibly smart people. Great work/life balance - opportunities to work remotely, no…

20

Royal Dutch Shell

3.9

“Great employer”

Respect to people, lots of opportunities to develop, decent pay, good work/life balance, great…

21

Robert Bosch

3.9

“Good work life balance”

No pressure or strict deadlines to employees. Enough time provided to work. Quality is ultimate…

22

Chevron

3.9

“Satisfied.”

Flexible work hours, promoting work-life balance, challenging worldwide opportunities.

23

REI

REI

3.9

“Would recommend!”

Flexible schedule, employee discounts, incredible co-workers, company values.

25

NetApp

3.9

“Great people, great technology”

Company gives a lot of flexibility. The work is very very good and the people are extremely good…

Work-Life Ratings Scale: 3.51–4.0 = “Satisfied” 4.01–5.0 = “Very Satisfied”  
Note: Based on ratings between 02/07/201201/07/2013
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