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Memorial Sloan Kettering New York Reviews

Updated January 21, 2017
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Pros
  • Great benefits; friendly staff; opportunities to grow (in 94 reviews)

  • Good benefits and they make you feel appreciated (in 56 reviews)

Cons
  • Last but not least there is no room for growth unless you work in administration or at the Main campus in NY (in 15 reviews)

  • Very high cost of living in NYC (in 12 reviews)

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  1. "session assistant"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    meet a ton of new people, be apart of the patient experience, become part of a tight knit family, great benefits and pay

    Cons

    employee burnout,long hours, thats all

    Advice to Management

    listen to the suggestions your employees give you, they know what works


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    "Amazing"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Very nice people, great benefits, great salary

    Cons

    Always have to be very efficient

    Advice to Management

    Please communicate with us more

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Response

    Jan 11, 2017 – Talent Acquisition Specialist

    We appreciate your feedback regarding our workforce culture and benefits, and will share your comment about the importance of communication from management.


  3. "Love it here"

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    Current Employee - Veterinary Technician in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Veterinary Technician in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits, coworkers are amazing.

    Cons

    For my position itself, only con is the hours are restricted to early 9-5 hours, there is no part-time or night shift available.

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Response

    Dec 27, 2016 – Talent Community Manager

    Thanks for sharing your feedback - we understand how you may find the hours tough, but appreciate all of your hard work!


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  5. Helpful (1)

    "Best Hospital to work for in NYC"

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    Former Employee - Phlebotomist in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Phlebotomist in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Memorial Sloan Kettering (More than a year)

    Pros

    Teamwork, Growth, Flexible hours, Awesome benefits.

    Cons

    If you drive in the city parking is very expensive

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Response

    Dec 27, 2016 – Talent Community Manager

    Thanks for sharing your positive feedback - we have to agree that we have a wonderful sense of teamwork across the Center.


  6. "Great Company to Work For"

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    Current Employee - Session Assistant II in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Session Assistant II in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (More than 5 years)

    Pros

    Their benefits are competitive and the best healthcare positions have to offer.

    Cons

    The emotional stress can get to be overwhelming.

    Advice to Management

    Remember where you came from.

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Response

    Dec 27, 2016 – Talent Community Manager

    Thank you for your review. We're concerned to hear that the emotional stress can be overwhelming and encourage you to utilize employee resources as necessary to help manage that stress. We are happy ... More


  7. "Great environment with smart people"

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    Current Employee - Research Assistant in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Research Assistant in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    High standards for employees/work
    Strong company infrastructure
    Inclusive and diverse environment
    Great benefits

    Cons

    Salaries start on the low side
    Advancement can be difficult in some areas without being proactive, lucky, AND good at your job

    Advice to Management

    Science is too competitive to let talented RAs and technicians leave because the career ladder is too slow/arduous.


  8. "Excellent place to work"

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    Current Employee - Charge RN in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Charge RN in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    MSK seems to hire the cream of the crop. Lazy co-workers or people just there to collect a paycheck are very rare.

    Cons

    Having time to pursue projects can be difficult, as the workload is high.

    Advice to Management

    Add structured time allowed for promotional requirements and to increase employee interest/prevent stagnation or overwork


  9. "Great"

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    Current Intern - Pharmacy Technician in New York, NY
    Current Intern - Pharmacy Technician in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Memorial Sloan Kettering as an intern (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Friendly staff everywhere from doctors to security to enviornmental services

    Cons

    Can't think of anything except everything is about cancer!


  10. "Postdoctoral Research Scholar"

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    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Scholar in New York, NY
    Current Employee - Postdoctoral Research Scholar in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Great science, Good benefits, Nice workplace

    Cons

    Less salary as compared to NYC

    Memorial Sloan Kettering Response

    Oct 14, 2016 – Talent Community Manager

    Thank you for sharing your feedback as a Post Doc Research Scholar. We're happy to hear that you enjoy the workplace, benefits and exciting science that is happening here at MSK.


  11. "Physician Office Assistant II"

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    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Physician Office Assistant II in New York, NY
    Former Employee - Physician Office Assistant II in New York, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    Pros

    Lots of great benefits for all Employees.

    Cons

    Too many employees and someone might get overlooked.



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