Compare Houghton Mifflin Harcourt vs Scholastic BETA

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Scholastic

Employee Ratings

  • Scholastic scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1127 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 952 reviews)
Scholastic employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Houghton Mifflin Harcourt employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Ceo John “Jack” J. Lynch, Jr.
67%
67%John “Jack” J. Lynch, Jr.
CEO Approval
Scholastic Ceo Dick Robinson
80%
80%Dick Robinson
Scholastic employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Houghton Mifflin Harcourt employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Scholastic employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Houghton Mifflin Harcourt employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Scholastic employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Houghton Mifflin Harcourt employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt has 205 more total submitted salaries than Scholastic.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive74 Salaries
$84,704/yr
Director40 Salaries
$127,235/yr
Editor25 Salaries
$64,258/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Consultant24 Salaries
$35,918/yr
Director22 Salaries
$144,861/yr
Editor24 Salaries
$64,754/yr

What Employees Say

  • Scholastic had 29 more reviews than Houghton Mifflin Harcourt that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Scholastic had 3 more reviews than Houghton Mifflin Harcourt that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 92 reviews)
"Great people"(in 78 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Scholastic"(in 73 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 62 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 65 reviews)
"Scholastic"(in 52 reviews)
Featured Review
"ghdrtghrtg"Jan 7, 2022

Former Contractor - Software Developer

I worked at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt for more than a year

Pros

great company. Love the people there

Cons

None at the moment thanks

"The Know!"Jan 12, 2022

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Scholastic full-time

Pros

Great work culture and safe work environment..

Cons

Can't think of any at the moment..

Advice to Management

Management should consider promoting within and value their employees.

Job Postings

Scholastic has 152 more recently posted open jobs than Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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