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Updated Dec 5, 2022

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Found 1,277 of over 1K reviews
4.0
80% Recommend to a Friend
KLA President and Chief Executive Officer Rick Wallace
91% Approve of CEO

Found 1,261 of over 1K reviews

4.0
80%
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91%
Approve of CEO
KLA President and Chief Executive Officer Rick Wallace
Rick Wallace
640 Ratings

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  • "Poor management needs to be trained(in 39 reviews)
  • "Many managers tend to take a 'cowboy' or 'hero' approach to solving problems in an effort to gain visibility and get credit for the save.(in 33 reviews)
  • "Long hours that are really not required, due to either shortcoming in staffing or failing to plan accordingly.(in 16 reviews)
  • "Upper management seems disconnected from the employees.(in 10 reviews)
  • "life balance is bad because of the constant competition and schedule pressure in the semi equipment industry.(in 10 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Fine company

    Dec 5, 2022 - Product Marketing Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good salary Good benefits Good stock RSUs

    Cons

    Long hours are required Travel is required for most jobs

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great Place to Work

    Nov 30, 2022 - Applications Engineer in Boise, ID
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Company culture centered around freedom to get your work done the way you want.

    Cons

    Have to be self-motivated. Difficult to plan too far ahead to the unexpected nature of the work.

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  4. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Great

    Nov 28, 2022 - Staff Applications Engineer in Hsinchu
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Free and Open, oversea training

    Cons

    Not much position to promote

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Kla

    Nov 28, 2022 - Associate Test Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    People are friendly and fun place to work.

    Cons

    Work can be boring and monotonous.

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Great Place to work

    Nov 28, 2022 - Buyer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Young team, good salary good benefits Lots of challenges

    Cons

    Workload requires weird hours at times due to Cali HQ and supplier deck

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    IT

    Nov 27, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great company to work for

    Cons

    career growth opportunities are less

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Good job

    Nov 27, 2022 - Software Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good people very good location

    Cons

    dont have where to grow up

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  9. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good company

    Nov 24, 2022 - Good Company to Work 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good , flexible team and target , nice to work with

    Cons

    Nothing much to say ,

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  10. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Nice place to work

    Nov 21, 2022 - Senior DevOps Engineer in Chennai
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Work life balance is good Salary and perks are good.

    Cons

    Using old technologies which makes work bored

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  11. 5.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    KLA review

    Nov 20, 2022 - Software Engineer -2 in Migdal Ha‘Emeq
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Competitive Company Hybrid model Overall great place to work

    Cons

    Legacy code Old stack of technology

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KLA has an overall rating of 4.0 out of 5, based on over 1,410 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 3.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at KLA. This rating has improved by 2% 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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