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See how working at RAND vs. Mathematica compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at RAND vs. Mathematica. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Mathematica

Employee Ratings

  • RAND scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Mathematica scored higher in 7 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 347 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 290 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.8
Mathematica employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than RAND employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
RAND employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Mathematica employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
Mathematica employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than RAND employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.8
Mathematica employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than RAND employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
RAND Ceo Michael Rich
80%
80%Michael Rich
CEO Approval
Mathematica Ceo Paul Decker
95%
95%Paul Decker
Mathematica employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than RAND employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Mathematica employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than RAND employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Mathematica employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than RAND employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Mathematica has 109 more total submitted salaries than RAND.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Research Assistant68 Salaries
$61,120/yr
Project Associate14 Salaries
$95,881/yr
Associate Economist15 Salaries
$169,884/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Researcher52 Salaries
$129,970/yr
Program Analyst25 Salaries
$78,296/yr
Pricing Analyst8 Salaries
$86,268/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Interesting work" was the most mentioned Pro at RAND.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Mathematica.
  • "Internal labor market" was the most mentioned Con at RAND.
  • "Mathematica" was the most mentioned Con at Mathematica.
Pros
Pros
"Interesting work"(in 24 reviews)
"Flexible work"(in 20 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 34 reviews)
"Mathematica"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Internal labor"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
"Mathematica"(in 23 reviews)
"Junior staff"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at RAND full-time

Pros

• positive work environment • brilliant colleagues • diverse array of issues to tackle • collegial atmosphere; lots of support • work-life balance • good benefits

Cons

• some processes could be streamlined

Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I have been working at Mathematica for more than 3 years

Pros

Amazing place to work for with no micromanage

Cons

Contract work which means there is not all year round employment.

Job Postings

Mathematica has 291 more recently posted open jobs than RAND.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
RAND company logo99 Jobs
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Survey AssistantLos Angeles, CA
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Recent Jobs
Mathematica company logo390 Jobs
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Pricing AssociateWashington, DC
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Change ManagerAnn Arbor, MI
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