ROCHESTER, NY — Great Place to Work and Fortune magazine have ranked Wegmans Food Markets #1 on this year’s Best Workplaces in New York list. Earning a spot means that Wegmans is one of the best companies to work for headquartered in New York.
This year’s Best Workplaces in New York award is based on employee feedback collected through America’s largest ongoing annual workforce study of over 1 million employee survey responses and data from companies representing more than 6.1 million U.S. employees. In that survey, 89% of employees at Wegmans said it is a great place to work., compared to 57% of employees at the average U.S. company.
“As employee demands and expectations have dramatically changed over the past year, these companies have risen to the occasion—and it’s not been easy,” says Kim Peters, executive vice president of global recognition, research & strategic partnerships at Great Place to Work. “Their hard work and dedication to listen to and care for the well-being of every employee, and support them in a way that’s meaningful to all, is the standard all organizations will be held to.”
Wegmans is now hiring for new stores set to open over the next year in Washington, D.C.; Wilmington, Delaware; and Reston, Virginia. Applicants are invited to apply online at jobs.wegmans.com.
The Best Workplaces in New York list is one of a series of rankings by Great Place to Work and Fortune based on employee feedback from Great Place to Work-Certified? organizations. In 2021, Wegmans also ranked as a Best Workplace for Working Parents, Millennials, Women and was ranked #1 on the list of Best Workplaces in Retail. In addition, they ranked #1 on PEOPLE’s list of Companies that Care.
About Wegmans Food Markets, Inc.
Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. is a 107-store supermarket chain with stores in New York, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, Massachusetts, and North Carolina. The family company, recognized as an industry leader and innovator, celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2016. Wegmans has been named one of the ‘100 Best Companies to Work For’ by FORTUNE magazine for 25 consecutive years, ranking #3 in 2022. The company also ranked #1 on PEOPLE’s 2021 ‘Companies That Care’ list, and #5 for corporate reputation among the 100 most visible companies, according to the 2022 Axios Harris Poll 100 Reputation Quotient? study.
About the Best Workplaces in New York?
Great Place to Work selected the Best Workplaces in New York by gathering and analyzing confidential survey responses from its study of thousands of companies representing more than 6.1 million U.S. employees at Great Place to Work-Certified? organizations. Companies must be headquartered in the state of New York to be eligible. Company rankings are derived from 60 employee experience questions within the Great Place to Work Trust Index? survey.
About Great Place to Work?
Great Place to Work is the global authority on workplace culture. Since 1992, it has surveyed more than 100 million employees worldwide and used those deep insights to define what makes a great workplace: trust. Its employee survey platform empowers leaders with the feedback, real-time reporting and insights they need to make data-driven people decisions. Everything it does is driven by the mission to build a better world by helping every organization become a great place to work For All?.