Compare Columbia University vs Cornell University BETA

See how Cornell University vs. Columbia University compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2068 reviews)
4.4
(based on 1254 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.7
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
4.0
Senior Management
3.3
3.9
Culture & Values
3.7
4.2
CEO Approval
Columbia University Ceo Lee C. Bollinger
78%Lee C. Bollinger
Cornell University Ceo Martha E. Pollack
97%Martha E. Pollack
% Recommend to a friend
80%
88%
Positive Business Outlook
57%
66%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Postdoctoral Research Scientist417 Salaries
$52,439/yr
Staff Associate61 Salaries
$58,869/yr
Assistant Professor148 Salaries
$106,501/yr
Research Associate182 Salaries
$59,169/yr
Postdoctoral Associate387 Salaries
$48,724/yr
Assistant Professor120 Salaries
$107,317/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Great benefits"(in 113 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 107 reviews)
"Ithaca"(in 66 reviews)
"Great place"(in 55 reviews)
Cons
"New york city"(in 37 reviews)
"No cons"(in 36 reviews)
"Ithaca"(in 131 reviews)
"Winters"(in 36 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Project Manager

I worked at Columbia University full-time

Pros

good benefits, interesting people, high standard

Cons

expensive city, busy work life, little vacation time

Former Employee - Graduate Research Assistant

I worked at Cornell University full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great people & atmosphere. Beautiful area full of natural beauty.

Cons

In a small town- great for some things but not for others

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