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Updated Nov 24, 2022

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Found 1,268 of over 1K reviews
4.0
80% Recommend to a Friend
KLA President and Chief Executive Officer Rick Wallace
91% Approve of CEO

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4.0
80%
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91%
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KLA President and Chief Executive Officer Rick Wallace
Rick Wallace
633 Ratings

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great company and culture

    Nov 15, 2022 - Supply Chain Specialist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great company culture and people

    Cons

    Less flexible than other Bay Area companies

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    KLA-Tencor

    Oct 26, 2022 - Application Developments Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    It is good and expanding very fast. I enjoy working at this company. There are many travels which increase your experience and your networking of professionals.

    Cons

    There is not enough load for me. I expect more workload as working in a semiconductor company.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great

    Oct 20, 2022 - SWE Intern in Ann Arbor, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great company to work at

    Cons

    Projects can be a little vague

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  5. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Very Good Companty

    Oct 20, 2022 - Cse II in Chandler, AZ
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great People, Management cares about their people and work with and around family obligations. Work is often flexable. There are also lots of oportunities to advance

    Cons

    There can be periods of more work where overtime is encouraged to keep the customer happy. There can also be lots of pressure from the customer to perform however management helps manage the customers.

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Excellent

    Sep 30, 2022 - Software Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good environment to work. Everyone is helpful.

    Cons

    So far nothing to report

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great Summer Internship Experience at KLA

    Sep 19, 2022 - Software Engineering Intern in Ann Arbor, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Very nice and challenging company to work with. There is work/life balance at KLA.

    Cons

    Does not have good training program for interns

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee

    A nice place to work at

    Sep 10, 2022 - Algorithm Engineer in Ann Arbor, MI
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible working hours, good work life balance

    Cons

    Michigan employees are not experienced, hard to learn from colleagues

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  9. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Good company

    Aug 11, 2022 - Application Engineer in Hillsboro, OR
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good salary nice people. Work life balance

    Cons

    Working time is sometimes mid night

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  10. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great work culture

    Jul 6, 2022 - Finance Director 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Culture of promoting internal people to top management

    Cons

    Low pay compared to industry

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great company

    Jul 2, 2022 - Systems Engineer in Milpitas, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Friendly colleagues. Good pay and benefits. Lot of referral bonuses. Good food

    Cons

    Work life balance. Expect us to know everything from the very first day. Some team members are not friendly.

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KLA has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 1,403 reviews left anonymously by employees. 80% of employees would recommend working at KLA to a friend and 82% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, KLA employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.7 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at KLA. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

80% of KLA employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated KLA 3.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 4.1 for culture and values and 3.8 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at KLA to be benefits, career development, coworkers and the cons to be culture, management.

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