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Found 141 of over 156 reviews
3.5
59% Recommend to a Friend
57% Approve of CEO

Found 141 of over 156 reviews

3.5
59%
Recommend to a Friend
57%
Approve of CEO
MGM Studios Chairman and CEO Gary Barber (no image)
Gary Barber
41 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "The people are great.(in 17 reviews)
  • "Good benefits(in 9 reviews)
  • "Work/life balance is good, of course, there are times that more is demanded of you, but then you can make up for it in the downtime.(in 4 reviews)
  • "Great employees... meeting people of different cultures...every other day meeting celebrities is another cool aspect of the job(in 4 reviews)
  • "People and culture are great.(in 4 reviews)
Cons
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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Highlight of my career so far

    May 4, 2022 - VP Media in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great People! Great Management! Great Community of Co-workers! Worked for MGM Television from 1996-2005. Truly is the high point of my career so far!

    Cons

    There were no "cons" working for this great iconic studio!

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    bad management

    Nov 21, 2022 - Finance 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    cool place with lots of film and tv history

    Cons

    upper management is not supportive and demeaning

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great environment but bad pay

    Nov 3, 2022 - Financial Coordinator 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The people, movie screenings, location

    Cons

    Pay could be a tad better

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    The company that I want to stay long

    Oct 19, 2022 - Senior Tax Accountant in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Happy working atmosphere. I have a good Department head.

    Cons

    Benefits such as vocation and 401k are not as good after the Amazon acquisition. Gets a lot busier since Amazon acquisition, because of those meetings and all other requests outside of your regular work. Rate is not as high as market rate.

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Great Company

    Sep 12, 2022 - Senior Vice President 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    An iconic company with 100 years in the industry. Great team of co-workers and leaders.

    Cons

    Don't meet market standards for pay.

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Generally good

    Jul 28, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    - management does care about your career development - great work and life balance

    Cons

    - uncertainty of the future due to the merger

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Great place and great people

    Jul 8, 2022 - Legal Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Lots of help from everyone on the team. Everyone is open to questions.

    Cons

    Difficult to grow out of assistant.

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  9. 2.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Disorganized

    Jun 23, 2022 - Anonymous Employee in Beverly Hills, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    My boss doesn't micromanage me

    Cons

    Sub-standard benefits, low pay, lack of professionalism of middle management

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  10. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Modernizing

    May 16, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    open to changing old habits

    Cons

    their business affairs need upgrade

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  11. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Not Well Organized

    May 21, 2022 - Executive Assistant in Beverly Hills, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    My direct team was great to work with.

    Cons

    The company was very disorganized and there was no central leadership. It was often difficult to get help, support, and tools from the company.

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MGM Studios has an overall rating of 3.5 out of 5, based on over 156 reviews left anonymously by employees. 59% of employees would recommend working at MGM Studios to a friend and 38% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, MGM Studios employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.2 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at MGM Studios. This rating has decreased by -14% over the last 12 months.

59% of MGM Studios employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated MGM Studios 3.3 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.7 for culture and values and 3.2 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at MGM Studios to be workplace, benefits, coworkers and the cons to be management, career development, senior leadership.

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