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FOX News Reviews

Updated February 12, 2019
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Pros
  • "I enjoy working at Fox News because of the friendly work environment" (in 14 reviews)

  • "Good benefits, some of the best people in the industry to learn from" (in 12 reviews)

Cons
  • "Work/life balance is constraining, and pay is low" (in 15 reviews)

  • "Low pay (even for tv news standards)" (in 17 reviews)

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  1. "Great Place to work"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at FOX News full-time

    Pros

    Sales department is fantastic. Laid back office. Great culture

    Cons

    Pay could be better / higher


  2. "Good atmosphere & benefits, pay not so competitive"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at FOX News full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Good benefits and food options

    Cons

    Pay lower compared to similar positions at other networks in NYC

  3. "24x7x365 ..."

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Negative Outlook

    I have been working at FOX News full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    You get to work with some very talented people. Things are always changing. You're not stuck just in one role. You really are given the bandwidth to do more. Lots of opportunity to learn new technology.

    Cons

    understaffed.
    too much office politics
    never really "off" , you've got to be reachable
    lack of process


  4. "good company but could be better"

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    Current Employee - Associate Producer in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Associate Producer in New York, NY
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at FOX News full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    good vacation time and sick leave

    Cons

    not enough pay. Can be unfair with promotions at times


  5. "Great Experience"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends

    I have been working at FOX News part-time

    Pros

    Great team, Great Bosses, Unique Experiences

    Cons

    They need to update their software system.


  6. Helpful (1)

    "Reporter"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at FOX News full-time

    Pros

    Great company. Company pomotes within

    Cons

    Local affiliate had a low salary


  7. "Fox News"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at FOX News full-time

    Pros

    Good Benefits and salary. Health insurance and vacation time is comparable to other media organizations.

    Cons

    Awful news operation with poor management. Company is not run for news but for conservative propaganda purposes.

  8. Helpful (1)

    "Intern"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Amazing environment, very helpful culture

    Cons

    No cons to be noted!

    Advice to Management

    No advice to be noted!


  9. "Mixed bag"

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    Former Employee - Producer in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Producer in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at FOX News full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Good people, decent pay, modern facility

    Cons

    highly political, some very poor managers


  10. "Great place to start career"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at FOX News full-time

    Pros

    learned a lot and grew as an employee

    Cons

    you work extremely hard and don't have any down time

    Advice to Management

    Keep it up