Abbott Reviews

Updated Aug 13, 2020

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3.6
68%
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92%
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Abbott CEO Robert Ford
Robert Ford
40 Ratings
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  • "It can be a challenge to achieve work/life balance given how demanding the work can be(in 153 reviews)

  • "Upper management makes choices that negatively effect most departments(in 87 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "Great place to work"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Field Clinical Engineer 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Abbott full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great people, culture, work life balance

    Cons

    Not many just wanted a change

  2. "Great company."

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Principal Field Service Engineer in Nashville, TN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abbott full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits and decent pay.

    Cons

    Work can be fast paced.


  3. "Saves lives"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Engineering Technician in Pleasanton, CA
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Abbott full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great product and great place to work.

    Cons

    Its not a bad company, i just wanted to try something new.

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  4. "Great Company"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Research Analyst in Columbus, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    friendly environment good pay good benefit great managers

    Cons

    I did not anything wrong

  5. "Great company to work for"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Manufacturing Engineer in Menlo Park, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Abbott full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Growth opportunities for young people

    Cons

    Long working hours and shift

  6. "Not a bad place to work"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Abbott full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It’s really nice working here. Very flexible. The team members are nice. There’s room for growth.

    Cons

    The pay could be more competitive. Needs more diversity. Limits on remote work.

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  7. "Great company with a lot of internal politics"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Buyer in Des Plaines, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Abbott full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, people, work/life, updated technology, growth if you know or work with the right people

    Cons

    Internal politics often ruins growth opportunities. A lot of internal turnaround, unqualified managers, layoffs occur at least once a year

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  8. "Challenging yet doable"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Staff Accountant in Santa Rosa, CA

    I have been working at Abbott full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Challenging work, opportunity for advancement

    Cons

    large company, somewhat plodding to change procedures

  9. "Good Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Packaging Equipment Operator in Tipp City, OH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Abbott full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Pay and benefits are good. Company is a good company to work for.

    Cons

    12 hour shifts. Too much push on doing more.

  10. "Manager"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Manager in Chicago, IL

    I have been working at Abbott full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    great place to work and stable

    Cons

    hard to advance and grow in career

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