Memorial Sloan Kettering

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Memorial Sloan Kettering Reviews

Updated March 1, 2015
Updated March 1, 2015
304 Reviews
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Memorial Sloan Kettering President & CEO Craig B. Thompson
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Review Highlights

Pros
  • good benefits and great environment to work for (in 17 reviews)

  • Great Salary/ Great benefits/ Nice people to work with, very friendly (in 33 reviews)


Cons
  • High cost of living in new york city (in 8 reviews)

  • MSKCC is on the low end of the pay scale and don't count on getting large raises/cost of living increases (in 7 reviews)

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  1.  

    Great values

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    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering

    Pros

    Provides great benefits and work/life balance

    Cons

    You are expected to hit the ground running with little support and guidance.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2.  

    Great place to work where patients needs come first.

    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Memorial Sloan Kettering

    Pros

    Great team atmosphere working with co workers, a lot of education, very rewarding working with this patient population, great place to develop advanced clinical skills and thinking

    Cons

    It was a long commute for me personally.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the great work

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  3.  

    An amazing place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (more than 8 years)

    Pros

    This hospital treats their patients and their employees with great care and respect

    Cons

    Once you've worked here it is hard to work anywhere else

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
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  5.  

    Development Manager

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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Great organization with an incredible mission. I was surrounded by some of the most passionate, collaborative and committed people I've ever met that pushed me to always bring my "A" game.

    Cons

    It's an incredible mission that I'm extremely passionate about, but dealing with the topic of cancer everyday can become emotionally exhausting.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  6.  

    Great place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in New York, NY

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great atmosphere, great people.
    Challenging and rewarding work.
    Flexible hours.
    Great stepping stone.

    Cons

    Pay is not optimal, could be better.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  7.  

    Excellent place to work

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Facilities in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Facilities in New York, NY

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering

    Pros

    Good people to work with
    Good salaries Good culture

    Cons

    Small annual increases
    notbalways clear management direction for daily work activity

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    More open communications

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8.  

    Only place to go for cancer

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Registered Nurse in New York, NY

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Great learning environment. Nurses respected.

    Cons

    Long work hours and often don't get lunch breaks. It is important to regroup away from work to be able to provide great care.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  9.  

    Positive experience, great collaboration among scientists, competitive atmosphere.

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant
    Current Employee - Graduate Research Assistant

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (more than 5 years)

    Pros

    Excellent resources for scientists and staff.

    Cons

    Nearby living expenses are moderate for NYC.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  10.  

    15 years of delivering the best cancer care, anywhere!

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    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Current Employee - Clinical Nurse III in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Clinical Nurse III in New York, NY

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering

    Pros

    Collaborating with world renowned professionals, excellent pay and benefits. Nurses are valued and respected

    Cons

    Upper Management, work load, N-Care promotional process. No reembursment for obtaining maintaining mandatory certifications, frequently short staffed

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Be more visible and accessible to staff

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  11.  

    Great

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Employee - Research Associate in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Research Associate in New York, NY

    I worked at Memorial Sloan Kettering

    Pros

    The people are absolutely wonderful. I have so much respect for the scientists and technicians working in the laboratory. They are truly amazing.

    Cons

    Salary wasn't too high, but their benefits are amazing. This is an institution that truly cares about its employees.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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