US Department of State

  www.state.gov
Work in HR? Unlock Free Profile

311 Employee Reviews (View Most Recent)

Sort all reviews by: Date Rating
in
  • Culture & Values
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Senior Management
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Career Opportunities
  • Approves of CEO

1 person found this helpful  

Great Place to Work

Foreign Service Officer (Current Employee) Washington, DC

ProsHours, Salary, Benefits, Worldwide postings, Mobility

ConsBureaucracy, Government Pace, Move a lot, Government workers, slow IT

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

    • Culture & Values
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Career Opportunities
    • Approves of CEO

    1 person found this helpful  

    Good experience if you have to work for the government

    Foreign Service Officer (Former Employee) Washington, DC

    I worked at US Department of State full-time for more than 10 years


    Pros: nice overseas travel good health and retirement benefits job stability (can't be… Cons: bureaucracy is stifling disconnect between headquarters and the field limited earning potential limited… Advice to Senior Management: Management should remember the work life balance and take it… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend More
    • Culture & Values
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Career Opportunities
    • No Opinion of CEO

     

    Outstanding Outfit

    Special Agent (Current Employee) Washington, DC

    I have been working at US Department of State full-time for more than 8 years


    Pros: International travel is unbeleivable! The opportunity to experience different cultures… Cons: Can be challenging to maintain closeness with family back in… Advice to Senior Management: More focus on work/life balance. Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
There are newer reviews on US Department of State.

Worked for US Department of State? Contribute to the Community!

Your response will be removed from the review – this cannot be undone.