Verizon Reviews

Updated March 27, 2015
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Verizon President & CEO Lowell McAdam
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Pros
  • The best thing is the pay and benefits that start on your first da (in 194 reviews)

  • Good work-life balance depending on which part of the business you are in (in 90 reviews)

Cons
  • Lack of work/life balance attribute to high absenteeism across the company (in 94 reviews)

  • Management cannot do their jobs due to idiotic Upper Management fiascos (in 88 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    Great place to work!

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    Former Employee - Manager in Lake Mary, FL
    Former Employee - Manager in Lake Mary, FL

    I worked at Verizon

    Pros

    Competitive salary, great benefits, excellent working environment.

    Cons

    job relocations, individual management feedback

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  2. Project Manager

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    Current Employee - Project Manager
    Current Employee - Project Manager

    I have been working at Verizon

    Pros

    Good pay, great benefits, motivated employees.

    Cons

    current business model is movement of jobs over-seas

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Value your state-side employees

    Recommends
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. Great company

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    Current Employee - Senior Consultant
    Current Employee - Senior Consultant

    I have been working at Verizon full-time (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Compensation, benefits, diversity and development opportunities

    Cons

    Continuous reorgs, difficulty with work/life balance

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Verizon (more than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good job, great hours, good pay

    Cons

    I have had good and great bosses in the past, like I said in the past!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    n/a

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
  6. Great company

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    Current Employee - Analyst
    Current Employee - Analyst

    I have been working at Verizon full-time (less than a year)

    Pros

    The benefits and work environment

    Cons

    The work space allows for very little privacy

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  7. It was great, I loved my job

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Verizon

    Pros

    Great Pay and benefits, company values

    Cons

    constant worry about layoffs and when layoffs occur, everyone else has to pick up slack

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO
  8. NA

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    Former Contractor - Financial Analyst in Arlington, VA
    Former Contractor - Financial Analyst in Arlington, VA

    I worked at Verizon as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    Good for growth and learning

    Cons

    Limited mobility and constant restructuring.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
  9. Pros - great company to work for.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Verizon

    Pros

    Great benefits package. A great work environment.

    Cons

    None to report. No Cons.

    Recommends
  10. Great place to work.

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Verizon

    Pros

    Good wages, benefits, always 40 hours.

    Cons

    To many upper managers, not enough frontline managers.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Give some of the power back to frontline supervisors.

    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
  11. Great

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Indianapolis, IN
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Indianapolis, IN

    I worked at Verizon

    Pros

    Good pay and coworkers were nice to work with

    Cons

    Nothing I enjoyed it while I was there

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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