Social Security Administration
3.2 of 5 170 reviews
www.ssa.gov Baltimore, MD 5000+ Employees

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Fulfilling career choice.

Technical Expert (Former Employee)
Brooklyn, NY

I worked at Social Security Administration

ProsDaily experience truly helping people in need.

ConsRampant nepotism in recent years.

Advice to Senior ManagementRemember why the agency exists. Customer/public service needs to take precedence over statistics and meeting quantified goals at the expense of quality of product and service.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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It completely changed my perceptions of how Government is run and its potential efficiency

Claims Representative (Current Employee)
Akron, OH

I have been working at Social Security Administration


Pros: Very Efficient place, using less than 1 dollar to administer out $99 in benefits. The communication within Social Security Administration is amazing.… Cons: The programs and policies are set by laws, so they cannot be changed easily. Communication… Advice to Senior Management: You have listened and taken care of your employees, please… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More

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Modern day slavery, they work you to death with cases, don't train you properly for the work/workload!

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Woodlawn, MD

I have been working at Social Security Administration


Pros: Job security- it's considered an essential position- in case of a… Cons: Terrible training program, unprofessional, deceiving in the hiring process as far as what expectations… Advice to Senior Management: Restructure the entire classroom training, hire more professional workers, fire… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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