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Found 488 of over 548 reviews
3.8
75% Recommend to a Friend
Abt Associates President and CEO Kathleen L. Flanagan
77% Approve of CEO

Found 472 of over 548 reviews

3.8
75%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
Approve of CEO
Abt Associates President and CEO Kathleen L. Flanagan
Kathleen L. Flanagan
248 Ratings

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  • "Anyone in a managerial role is constantly under attack from senior leadership.(in 18 reviews)
  • "Salaries are low for entry level MPH/Masters holders and outrageously high when you know(in 15 reviews)
  • "Some managers are back(in 13 reviews)
  • "Low pay and huge gap in pa structure(in 13 reviews)
  • "Will not be exaggerated if said that maybe half of the management is beyond their level of incompetence,very poor management and inter(in 13 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great working environment with even better people

    Nov 2, 2022 - Business Development Intern in Rockville, MD
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great working culture and people

    Cons

    There are none at all

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good start to your career

    Nov 21, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefits and salary. Transparent career ladder.

    Cons

    Development salaries aren't terribly competitive in general.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great place to work!

    Oct 27, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Arlington, VA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Awesome work/life balance, great coworkers, and awesome opportunities for development.

    Cons

    I don't have anything negative to add.

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    plenty opportunities

    Oct 24, 2022 - Senior Associate in Rockville, MD
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - diversity of projects - understanding colleagues - flexible schedule - good benefits

    Cons

    - no work/life balance during proposal season

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great Employer

    Oct 16, 2022 - Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great time off policies. Full-time commuter options. Excellent employer

    Cons

    Low annual raises that average 2.5%

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great

    Oct 11, 2022 - Program Management Officer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great place to work, culture is amazing, good career advancement

    Cons

    Long working hours depending on the project team

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  8. 5.0
    Former Employee

    ABT

    Oct 5, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great management and flexibility with scheduling.

    Cons

    It was a great company with long hours.

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  9. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Great place to work!

    Oct 5, 2022 - Associate 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Lots of amazing, smart colleagues. Interesting work. Nice facilities.

    Cons

    As with any organization, there can be some challenging people to work with who can treat others any kind of way and never face any consequences.

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Memories of Abt

    Sep 20, 2022 - Senior Contracts Manager in Rockville, MD
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Employee owned company, as well as Diversity of colleagues.

    Cons

    Nothing contrary to quote as I loved working at Abt and now plan to retire, but would like to keep myself occupied, hence the search for a new opportunity.

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  11. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Lots of really smart people

    Sep 16, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - Smart, dedicated, highly educated staff - Good salary, benefits - Inspiring mission

    Cons

    - Communication and transparency into decision-making process could be better

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Abt Associates Reviews FAQs

Abt Associates has an overall rating of 3.8 out of 5, based on over 548 reviews left anonymously by employees. 75% of employees would recommend working at Abt Associates to a friend and 73% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 7% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Abt Associates employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.6 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Abt Associates. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

75% of Abt Associates employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Abt Associates 3.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Abt Associates to be culture, career development, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, management, compensation.

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