Compare Michigan State University vs State of Michigan BETA

See how State of Michigan vs. Michigan State University compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Michigan State University

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State of Michigan

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 1329 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 562 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Michigan State University Ceo Samuel Stanley Jr.
95%
95%Samuel Stanley Jr.
CEO Approval
State of Michigan Ceo Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
39%
39%Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Professor214 Salaries
$85,002/yr
Research Associate97 Salaries
$49,230/yr
Graduate Assistant28 Salaries
$23,449/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Student Assistant38 Salaries
$14/hr
Departmental Analyst15 Salaries
$57,383/yr
Legislative Aide7 Salaries
$36,175/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 96 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 78 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 61 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 56 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 37 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 30 reviews)
Cons
"Private sector"(in 27 reviews)
"Room for advancement"(in 17 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Agente Assicurativo

I have been working at Michigan State University part-time for less than a year

Pros

Get more exposure on project coordinations, manage a group of undergrad students, get involved a lot

Cons

The schedule has to be flexible

Current Employee - Customer Service

I have been working at State of Michigan full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Good Benefits and I like where I work

Cons

No room for advancement there.

Advice to Management

Create more opportunities to advance.

Job Postings