Compare Columbia University vs NYU (New York University) BETA

See how NYU (New York University) vs. Columbia University compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Columbia University

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2113 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2097 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Columbia University Ceo Lee C. Bollinger
73%
73%Lee C. Bollinger
CEO Approval
NYU (New York University) Ceo Andrew Hamilton
92%
92%Andrew Hamilton
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Postdoctoral Research Scientist424 Salaries
$52,631/yr
Assistant Professor148 Salaries
$106,008/yr
PhD Student76 Salaries
$35,150/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Research Scientist103 Salaries
$50,386/yr
Postdoctoral Fellow143 Salaries
$50,810/yr
Graduate Assistant89 Salaries
$17/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 115 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 109 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 150 reviews)
"Tuition remission"(in 125 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 37 reviews)
"New york city"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 63 reviews)
"Full time"(in 29 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Research Assistant

I worked at Columbia University part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great facilities, amazing funding, top of their field researchers, prestige of the university

Cons

Enormous bureaucratic machine, job quality varies wildly between departments, supervisors, area of research

"Good experience"Feb 26, 2020

Former Employee - Student Associate

I worked at NYU (New York University) part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

friendly and straight to the point

Cons

Can be intimidating depending on the department

Advice to Management

keep it up!

Job Postings