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  • "did i mention the people are great?(in 87 reviews)
  • "Great Benefits and I love contributing to what the Laboratory does(in 62 reviews)
  • "Good work life balance for specialists(in 33 reviews)
  • "My experience there was phenomenal, I got to work with so many great students along with my great colleagues.(in 13 reviews)
  • "Nice and smart coworkers.(in 10 reviews)

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Found 418 of over 609 reviews

Updated Oct 1, 2023

    1. 5.0
      May 2, 2023
      Assistant Group Leader
      Current Employee
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook


      Excellent co-workers and employees, interesting work, good team culture.


      Sometimes bureaucratic; hiring decisions can take a while.

      It’s wonderful to hear your experience at the Laboratory has been pleasant! We value our employees and their contributions to the organization, which is why we are committed to continuous improvement. Your feedback is extremely helpful in improving and adapting to the needs of our employees.

      1. 5.0
        Oct 1, 2023
        Associate Staff
        Current Employee, more than 3 years
        Lexington, MA
        CEO Approval
        Business Outlook


        Ability to choose what you work on. Helpful, caring management. Pension.


        Flat organization for the most part.

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      MIT Lincoln Laboratory has an overall rating of 4.3 out of 5, based on over 609 reviews left anonymously by employees. 85% of employees would recommend working at MIT Lincoln Laboratory to a friend and 78% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

      According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, MIT Lincoln Laboratory employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at MIT Lincoln Laboratory. This rating has decreased by -1% over the last 12 months.

      85% of MIT Lincoln Laboratory employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated MIT Lincoln Laboratory 4.4 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 MIT Lincoln Laboratory to be culture, career development, benefits and the cons to be management, compensation.

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