Thumbtack Overview

  • San Francisco, CA
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 2008
  • Company - Private
  • Internet & Web Services
  • Unknown / Non-Applicable


A home is the biggest investment most people make, and yet, it doesn’t come with a manual. That's why we’re building the only app homeowners need to effortlessly manage their homes — knowing what to do, when to do it, and who to hire. With Thumbtack, millions of people care for ...
Mission: To help everyone do life's work with joy and purpose.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2017(#50), 2016(#22)

Top CEOs: 2016(#23)

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Thumbtack Reviews

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Marco Zappacosta
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345 Ratings
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"Great pay structure"

Aug 12, 2022 - Account Executive in Salt Lake City, UT
Positive Outlook
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I'm in the sales department here and my pros are a high base salary to help ease stress, uncapped commission, and 100% of the quota is really close to being a 6-figure paying job but it's really EASY


The only con that I have, is the vaccination requirements. In order to join company offsites and offices, you need to provide proof of vaccination and booster. It's not a huge deal, but the beliefs
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Diversity & Inclusion at Thumbtack

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How is diversity at Thumbtack?

...Then when BLM protests happened, trying to claim in a public blog post diversity and inclusion is top priority and that they would prioritize hiring DEI folks, without mentioning that they actually laid off the entire DEI team just a couple months ago....Read More

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Thumbtack Interviews

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Applied online61%
Employee Referral17%

  1. Ui\Ux Designer Interview

    Anonymous Employee in India
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    All candidates joined the Google Meet and explained our design. And also tell them why we have applied for this job profile?

    Once all the candidates were done with their design explanation, they told us that one of us would get a call if we chose to.

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Company Updates

April 21, 2022
Here’s what creating a new era of home care means to us. If making an impact and the chance to do good inspire you, join our team. Apply today:  #Thumbtack #Hiring #HappyAtThumbtack #RemoteWork #VirtualFirst #RemoteHiring #TechJobs #WorkInTech
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Building Tomorrow Today
November 1, 2021
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Since moving to a virtual-first working environment, the way we interact as a company has changed — but keeping our community and culture intact has always been a priority. We’re excited to announce our 17 local communities throughout the US, Canada and the Philippines. Check out how we’re bringing people together not only online, but in real life here
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Thumbtack Awards & Accolades

  • The World’s Most Innovative Companies (#23)Fast Company2018
  • The World’s Most Innovative Companies for Data Science (#2)Fast Company2018

Pledges & Certifications

  • Diversity Commitment

    Has programs that support a diverse and inclusive workforce

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What is paid time off like at Thumbtack?

...Thumbtack has great benefits and flexible time off, they support you in having a life outside of work....

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People Also Ask about Thumbtack

Employees rate Thumbtack 4.3 out of 5 stars based on 478 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2016 and 2017, Thumbtack employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

To get a job at Thumbtack, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Thumbtack and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 80% of employees would recommend working at Thumbtack to a friend. This is based on 435 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

55% of job seekers rate their interview experience at Thumbtack as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 3.1 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Thumbtack.

75% of employees think that Thumbtack has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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