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Updated Nov 24, 2022

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Found 710 of over 761 reviews
4.2
84% Recommend to a Friend
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center President And Director Thomas J. Lynch Jr.
95% Approve of CEO

Found 709 of over 761 reviews

4.2
84%
Recommend to a Friend
95%
Approve of CEO
Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center President And Director Thomas J. Lynch Jr.
Thomas J. Lynch Jr.
119 Ratings

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  • "Pay is low(in 69 reviews)
  • "I personally think salaries are low for software types who can make much more in the private sector.(in 44 reviews)
  • "Sometimes it is difficult to get work done due to negative/toxic environments, slacking off, bad managers, etc.(in 19 reviews)
  • "Some of this depends on the funding provided to each particular group and also management style.(in 13 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great company to work for

    Nov 24, 2022 - Pharmacy Technician 1 in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great management which makes going to work everyday very fulfilling.

    Cons

    I really don't have anything at the moment to share.

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great place to work

    Nov 11, 2022 - Research Technician in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great community and groundbreaking scientific work

    Cons

    I fear clinical-based research will be prioritized over basic science research

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  4. 2.0
    Current Employee

    It remains to be seen.

    Nov 23, 2022 - Postdoctoral Fellow 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Lot's of dedicated people. Good track record in the past

    Cons

    low salary, little support, technicians, PhDs and Postdocs need to get compensated/supported better. Invest in people not new buildings

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  5. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Underpaid with poor mangement

    Nov 22, 2022 - Clinical Research Coorindator 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Great benefits, resume builder due to status of the Hutch in the community, lots of learning opportunities

    Cons

    Poor-competitive pay, no annual COLA, un-checked managers who are able to get away way harassment

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  6. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    good work place

    Nov 19, 2022 - Engineer in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    people nice easy to work with

    Cons

    can be a boys club hard to know

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  7. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Great place to start if you have the right supervisor

    Nov 16, 2022 - Lab Technician I in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good benefits, guest lectures on interesting topics, library with 3D printer, many opportunities to hone your lab skills and learn new things.

    Cons

    Pay is low, quality of experience highly depends on which lab you end up in (some people should not be managers). Since it is an academic sort of institution, education matters. You will max out your pay scale pretty fast unless you can attain higher education.

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  8. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    Good people meh everything else

    Nov 15, 2022 - Research Project Manager in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Excellent team mates to work with, well established Cores and experts.

    Cons

    Low pay, long hours, no overtime, some parts of campus in a food desert, buildings regularly require maintenance to function.

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  9. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Good company

    Oct 29, 2022 - Business Analyst in Seattle, WA
    Recommend
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    Pros

    It’s a great company to work with

    Cons

    Need more clarity in strategic decisions .

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Great place to work

    Oct 26, 2022 - Department Coordinator 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Benefits, supportive team, hard working and passionate people I work with.

    Cons

    Not as many perks as a tech company would have but considering their mission and where the company is spending their money (on cancer research) it is understandable.

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  11. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Great lace

    Oct 23, 2022 - Clinical Research Coordinator II 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Surrounded by the best and brightest

    Cons

    Doesn’t pay as well as industry

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Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center has an overall rating of 4.2 out of 5, based on over 761 reviews left anonymously by employees. 84% of employees would recommend working at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center to a friend and 77% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.6 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center. This rating has been stable over the past 12 months.

84% of Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center 4.0 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.3 for culture and values and 3.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center to be culture, coworkers, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, management, career development.

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