Awards and recognition

At ADP, we have a great story to tell. We uphold our mission by working hard every day to bring value to our clients, our associates, and the global community. Working with the highest ethical standards, as well as providing excellent quality service and products, is just good business. When we are recognized for our work by esteemed organizations, it reconfirms the fact that we are doing the right things and continuing to be driven by our core values.

Featured awards and industry recognition

Human Resource Executive

Leader Multi-Process Human Resources Outsourcing

10 consecutive years

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Ventana Research Digital Innovation Award


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NelsonHall Payroll Services 2021 NEAT

Leader in NelsonHall Payroll Services

7 years

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Human Resource Executive Top HR Product

Human Resource Executive Top HR Product

6 consecutive years

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Leader Multi-Process Human Resources Outsourcing (2012-2020; 9 consecutive years)
PEAK by Everest Group

Leader Multi-Country Payroll Outsourcing Solutions (2013-2020)
PEAK by Everest Group

Leader Recruitment Process Outsourcing (RPO) in North America (2019)
Everest Group

Leader Payroll Services (2013-2016, 2018-2019, 2021; 7 years)
NEAT by NelsonHall

Leader Cloud-Based HR Transformation Services (2020)
NEAT by NelsonHall

Technology and product leadership

Artificial Intelligence (AI) Breakthrough Award - ADP® DataCloud (2020)
AI Breakthrough Awards

Digital Innovation Award - ADP® Next Gen HCM Platform (2020)
Ventana Research

Top 50 Best HR Products - ADP Workforce Now®, RUN Powered by ADP® (2021)

Top 100 Best Software Products - ADP Workforce Now®, RUN Powered by ADP®, ADP TotalSource® (2021)

Top Leader Payroll Software Value Index (2020)
Ventana Research 

BIG Innovation Award – ADP Workforce Now® Partner Access (2020)
Business Intelligence Group 

BIG Innovation Award – ADP Health Compliance – State Employer Reporting (2020)
Business Intelligence Group

Gold Stevie Winner for Accountant ConnectSM in User Experience (2020)
American Business Awards

Silver Stevie Winner for RUN Powered by ADP® Cloud Suite (2020)
American Business Awards

Best Advance in Time and Labor Management – ADP Compliance on Demand (2020)
Brandon Hall Group

Top Leader Next Generation HCM Technology (2019)
NEAT by NelsonHall

Top HR Products Award (6 consecutive years)
Human Resource Executive®

Partners Perfect 5-Star rating for RUN Powered by ADP® Payroll (2013-2019)
CPA Practice Advisor

Ranked Top 5 in Information Technology Security 500 Rankings (2019)
Security Magazine

Best product of the year – Accounting/Audit/Tax (2019)
Accountant Connect

ShortList™ for Global Human Capital Management (HCM) and Talent Management Suites (2018-2019)
Constellation Research

ShortList™ for Talent Management Suites (2021)
Constellation Research

Leader Multi-Country Payroll Platform Report (2019)
PEAK by Everest Group

Best Advance in HR Predictive Analytics Technology - ADP® DataCloud (2018)
Brandon Hall Group

Ranked #5 in Information Technology Security 500 Rankings (2018-2019)
Security Magazine

Tax and Accounting Technology Innovation Award (2017, 2019)
CPA Practice Advisor

Top New Product - Accountant Connect (2017, 2019, 2020)
Accounting Today®

Eddy Award for Ongoing Investment Education (2017-2018)
Pensions & Investments®

Diversity and development

World's Most Admired Companies list (2006-2020; 14 consecutive years)

100% Corporate Equality Index Rating (2009-2020)
Human Rights Campaign Foundation

Bloomberg Gender-Equality Index (2019-2020)

America’s Best Employers for Diversity (2018-2020)

Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs (2018-2020)

Fortune 500 Top 100 Employment Brands Report: Top 10 (2018-2020)

Best Companies for Multicultural Women (2016-2020)
Working Mother® Magazine

Top 50 Companies for Diversity (2010-2020)
DiversityInc® Magazine

Top 50 Employers Reader's Choice Award (2020)
Woman Engineer Magazine

Training Top 125 (2008-2019)
Training Magazine

Best Companies for Women Working in India (2016-2020)
Working Mother® Magazine

50 Best Companies for Diversity (2016-2018)

Top Companies (2018-2019)

Top 100 Innovators in Diversity & Inclusion (2018)

2018 OUTstanding 100 LGBT+ Executives
Presented by the Financial Times

Top Companies for Executive Women (2018)
National Association for Female Executives (NAFE)

100 Best Companies for Working Mothers (2016, 2018-2020)
Working Mother® Magazine

U.S. President's Volunteer Service Award (2017-2019)
Junior Achievement USA®

Excellence in Learning for Best Use of Performance Support (2018)
Brandon Hall

Excellence in Learning for Best Learning Team (2018)
Brandon Hall

Excellence in Learning for Learning Program Supporting a Change Transformation (2018)
Brandon Hall

Top Company for Women Technologists (2016, 2017, 2020)
Anita Borg Institute

Top 50 Best Large Companies for Women (2017-2019)

Military Friendly Employers and Spouse Employer Designations (2017-2020)
GI Jobs

Military Friendly Employer Award (2017-2021; 2020-2021 Gold Award)
GI Jobs

Military Friendly Supplier Diversity Award (2017-2020)
GI Jobs

Best for Vets: Employers (2019-2020)
Military Times

Top Veteran Friendly Company (2020)
US Veterans Magazine

Top Supplier Diversity Company (2020)
US Veterans Magazine

Employer Recognition Scheme Award (2018-2019; 2019 Silver Award)
Armed Forces Covenant (UK)

FTSE4Good Index (2012-2019)
FTSE Group

Corporate Inclusion Index (2016, 2018, 2019)
Hispanic Association on Corporate Responsibility (HACR)

Top 25 Companies for Executive Diversity Councils: No. 4 (2020)
DiversityInc® Magazine

LearningElite List (2015, 2020)
Chief Learning Officer Magazine