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Updated Jul 25, 2022

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Found 321 of over 399 reviews
3.7
71% Recommend to a Friend
HarperCollins President and CEO Brian Murray
76% Approve of CEO

Found 308 of over 399 reviews

3.7
71%
Recommend to a Friend
76%
Approve of CEO
HarperCollins President and CEO Brian Murray
Brian Murray
117 Ratings

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great

    May 25, 2022 - Project Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    You can have a Good work life balance here

    Cons

    The environment can sometimes be Political

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Review

    Jul 25, 2022 - Cost Accountant in Scranton, PA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits, work-life balance is good

    Cons

    The pay scale is not quite the greatest.

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  3. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    No better no worse

    Jun 29, 2022 - Senior Production Editor 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great people to work with; flexible hours

    Cons

    little room for growth; weak salaries, as with all publishers

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  4. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Very corporate

    Jun 23, 2022 - Assistant Publicist in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Name recognition, union, nice office space

    Cons

    Overworked, pay is not competitive, very corporate environment, little diversity

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great Company, Nice People

    Jun 8, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Everyone is very nice and good communication across the board

    Cons

    Hard to move up depending on career

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  6. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Cool place to work

    Jun 7, 2022 - Publicity Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    If you love books, this is the place.

    Cons

    Too many projects at a time.

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  7. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Nice

    May 24, 2022 - Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I like working here a lot. Nice people.

    Cons

    I don't like where the office is located.

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    work culture

    May 5, 2022 - Systems Analyst in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    flexible, good work culture, supportive management

    Cons

    promotions are slow, no other I can think of

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Lifer

    Apr 19, 2022 - Senior Marketing Director/Marketing Director 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I’ve been here 14 years and will probably be a lifer. I really like my coworkers and my job.

    Cons

    Not a huge salary compared to other industries.

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great Company

    Apr 12, 2022 - Sales 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Encourage Team work A company that cares

    Cons

    Sales process could be better

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HarperCollins has an overall rating of 3.7 out of 5, based on over 399 reviews left anonymously by employees. 71% of employees would recommend working at HarperCollins to a friend and 77% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 3% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, HarperCollins employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at HarperCollins. This rating has improved by 7% over the last 12 months.

71% of HarperCollins employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated HarperCollins 3.6 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.5 for culture and values and 3.1 for career opportunities.

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