Compare Scholastic vs Freedom Communications BETA

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Scholastic

Employee Ratings

  • Scholastic scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 826 reviews)
Scholastic employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 54 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Scholastic employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Scholastic employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Scholastic employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Scholastic employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Scholastic employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Scholastic Ceo Dick Robinson
65%
65%Dick Robinson
Scholastic employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Freedom Communications Ceo Mitchell Stern
55%
55%Mitchell Stern
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Scholastic employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
34%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
31%
Scholastic employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Freedom Communications employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
18%

Salaries

Scholastic has 903 more total submitted salaries than Freedom Communications.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Director20 Salaries
$135,089/yr
Editor16 Salaries
$60,577/yr
Account Executive12 Salaries
$79,873/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Director1 Salaries
$196,540/yr
Reporter4 Salaries
$36,924/yr
Account Executive6 Salaries
$54,607/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Scholastic.
  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Freedom Communications.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Scholastic.
  • "Newspaper" was the most mentioned Con at Freedom Communications.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 109 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 46 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 4 reviews)
"Great people"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 64 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
"Newspaper"(in 6 reviews)
"Bankruptcy"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good brand"Nov 11, 2020

Former Employee - ESL Teacher

I worked at Scholastic full-time for less than a year

Pros

The y provide good working conditions and benefits.

Cons

Working hours are a little bit longer which makes it uncomfortable.

Advice to Management

I loved working there. New teachers will need more training on how to use the E-book.

"Accountant"Jun 14, 2017

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Freedom Communications full-time

Pros

Great people and environment to work for

Cons

Management has changed since I left, so not sure how good it is now

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