Compare Dana-Farber Cancer Institute vs Boston Children's Hospital BETA

See how Boston Children's Hospital vs. Dana-Farber Cancer Institute compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Dana-Farber Cancer Institute

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 505 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 802 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute Ceo Laurie H. Glimcher
78%
78%Laurie H. Glimcher
CEO Approval
Boston Children's Hospital Ceo Sandra L. Fenwick
86%
86%Sandra L. Fenwick
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Fellow/Associate341 Salaries
$50,813/yr
Postdoctoral Fellow60 Salaries
$52,996/yr
Research Project Manager9 Salaries
$65,843/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Postdoctoral Research Fellow243 Salaries
$49,963/yr
Postdoctoral Fellow61 Salaries
$51,086/yr
Program Coordinator38 Salaries
$45,084/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 40 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 24 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 59 reviews)
"Great place"(in 43 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 23 reviews)
"Postdocs"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 49 reviews)
"Room for growth"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Clinical Research Coordinator

I worked at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great access to other learning opportunities and lectures. Ability to determine next steps re-grad school by meeting with multiple different clinical positions. Ability to make overtime with the... hourly rate during data-base locks. DFCI historically has had the highest paid CRC positions in the Boston area (compared to BWH, MGH, BI, etc.)

Cons

working with pharma companies in clinical research

Former Employee - Internship

I worked at Boston Children's Hospital part-time for more than a year

Pros

It is one of the best hospitals in the USA . I loved the culture.

Cons

There are no cons except there is less working space.

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