Syracuse University Employee Reviews about "low pay"

Updated 30 Jan 2019

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4.1
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Syracuse University Chancellor & President Kent Syverud
Kent Syverud
248 Ratings
Pros
  • "nice working environment; colleagues and supervisors are friendly and they are willing to help(in 54 reviews)

  • "Had great mentors, flexible hours(in 31 reviews)

Cons
  • "There we no cons of this position(in 23 reviews)

  • "Very low pay scale and heavy workload(in 13 reviews)

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  1. "Average"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant for A University Program in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great supervisors, interesting work, flexible hours

    Cons

    Low pay for amount of work

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  2. "Exhibition and collection manager"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Collection and Exhibition Manager in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and tuition remittance. Flexible hours

    Cons

    Low pay and small annual increases each year


  3. "Typical large bureaucracy BUT did put my kids through college"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time

    Pros

    Steady work and I was able to put all 3 of my kids through college for free.

    Cons

    Difficult to move around, low pay.

  4. "Employement @ Syracuse University"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Analyst in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent benefits including Vacation, Sick and Paid Holidays along with full Tuition Scholarship for employees dependents

    Cons

    Pay is not that great, but benefits compensate the low pay

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  5. "Web order processing"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Syracuse University full-time

    Pros

    Great staff, great benefits ,(once permanent)

    Cons

    Low pay, hiring freeze, unable to get permanent position after 3 1/2 years

  6. "Faculty Assistant"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Faculty Assistant in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Syracuse University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work at.

    Cons

    Very low pay scale and heavy workload

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  7. "Great Expereince"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Energy Analyst in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Syracuse University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Able to get great engineering experience in manufacturing and energy efficiency as a student. Passionate people who care about sustainability/environment. Fun work environment.

    Cons

    Low pay for an engineering job.

  8. "Art instructor adjunct"

    3.0
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor 
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Syracuse University

    Pros

    creative environment, creative people, enjoy students and teaching

    Cons

    non secure job, low pay

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  9. Helpful (1)

    "Research Associate"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Syracuse, NY
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good benefits, somewhat flexible hours, access to campus resources, ability to work with students, good management/supervisory experience

    Cons

    not a lot of growth opportunity, low pay without significant raises (often less than cost of living adjustments)

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  10. "Great place to work"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Bartender in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Syracuse University part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great people and worked well with student schedules

    Cons

    low pay, no tips for students

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