3M Overview

  • www.3m.com/careers
  • Saint Paul, MN
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1902
  • Company - Public (MMM)
  • Consumer Product Manufacturing
  • $10+ billion (USD)

At 3M, you can apply your talent in bold ways that matter. As one of the world’s leading companies, we have the best and brightest working to advance more than their own career. They're working to advance the entire world.

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2018(#60)

Top CEOs: 2019(#45)

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3M Reviews

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Mike Roman
Mike Roman
582 Ratings
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Current Employee, more than 8 years

"Great company to work for!"

Aug 29, 2022 - Advanced Chemist in Maplewood, MN


Management is great to work with as there is so much opportunity to grow from.


Changes come without notice from management.

Advice to Management

Keep doing what you are doing.
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Diversity & Inclusion at 3M

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Diversity Programs & Initiatives

Here, you’ll discover an inclusive culture and have the chance to collaborate with other curious, creative minds. We work to reflect the diversity of our global customers, suppliers and channel partners, and build on each individual employee’s abilities and backgrounds.

Read our 2021 Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Report .

How 3M Defines Diversity, Inclusion and Equity


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3M Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online47%
Campus Recruiting23%

  1. Intern Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Singapore
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    Panel interview. The interview process was casual. Mostly generic questions asked like what made u choose this job, what do u plan to learn during your time here, have u applied to any companies aside from ours, reason for applying to those companies

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3M Awards & Accolades

  • Best Workplaces™ for Giving BackGreat Place to Work®2019
  • Forbes' Most Reputable CompaniesForbes2018

Pledges & Certifications

  • Veteran Hiring Commitment

    Committed to helping America's military veterans find work

  • Tech Hiring Commitment

    Helping to train, hire and promote more technology workers

  • Registered Apprenticeships

    Offers federal/state recognized on-the-job training program(s)

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What is paid time off like at 3M?

...They are very "conservative" in their approach so don't expect crazy high salaries and crazy new world perks(like unlimited PTO, drinking at work, constant parties) but I have found everything about my job and its benefits to be fair or better than average....

January 4, 2021

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People Also Ask about 3M

Employees rate 3M 3.9 out of 5 stars based on 5,939 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor. In 2018, 3M employees have voted their company to be one of Glassdoor’s Best Places to Work.

To get a job at 3M, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at 3M and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 75% of employees would recommend working at 3M to a friend. This is based on 4,990 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

70% of job seekers rate their interview experience at 3M as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.8 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at 3M.

56% of employees think that 3M has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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