US Coast Guard

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Good if you like the water and moving.

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Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at US Coast Guard

Pros

Good benefits. Randomly interesting stuff happens from time to time.

Cons

Duty hours can be ridiculous.

Recommends

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    A good Military career interesting and lots of travel

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY

    I have been working at US Coast Guard full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Advancement is very good. Chance to live and work in many different parts of the country. Many training opportunities. Current system allows for retirement at 20 years 50% base pay. Housing and COLA pay. Retirement increases at 2.5% a year after 20. Mandatory retirement at 30 years. For max of 75% base pay.

    Cons

    Moving every 4 years gets old after awhile. Military Retirement system like everywhere under threat. Health care cost increasing for retiree's

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    A great experience

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    Former Employee - Operations Specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL
    Former Employee - Operations Specialist in Saint Petersburg, FL

    I worked at US Coast Guard full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great people and pay for the work.

    Cons

    Constant re locating and some dumb chiefs.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
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