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Found 896 of over 1K reviews
3.6
70% Recommend to a Friend
PerkinElmer President and CEO Prahlad Singh
80% Approve of CEO

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3.6
70%
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PerkinElmer President and CEO Prahlad Singh
Prahlad Singh
193 Ratings

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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee
    Featured Review

    Great company

    Aug 11, 2022 - Field Application Scientist 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Relatively healthy working environment. Team work is a core value !

    Cons

    As any big company - changes are slow

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  2. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Great company to work for

    Oct 6, 2022 - Customer Service Engineer in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits and great managers

    Cons

    It can be a lot of travelling if you are covering a large region as an engineer.

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    One source

    Nov 25, 2022 - Engineer in Richmond, VA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay is pretty good compared to other vendors

    Cons

    No OEM training during employment

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Good Place to work for

    Nov 23, 2022 - Field Service Engineer (FSE) in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits, 401K matching quarterly bonuses.

    Cons

    Depends on your manager, micromanagement.

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  6. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Excellent middle management

    Nov 18, 2022 - Customer Support Engineer in Columbus, OH
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I’ve had two different direct managers and both have been excellent.

    Cons

    A lot of organizational change causes confusion.

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  7. 4.0
    Current Employee

    A great company

    Nov 16, 2022 - Production Engineer Intern 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great company to work at, wages are good and the environment is amazing.

    Cons

    Their employee retention rate could be higher.

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  8. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Good supporting system

    Nov 7, 2022 - Sr. Scientist in Hopkinton, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Manager and company support professional growth

    Cons

    Big global organization, sometimes cross functional teams are not so cooperative.

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  9. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Communications at PerkinElmer

    Nov 1, 2022 - Corporate Communications in Waltham, MA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Important mission, good teamwork, very smart people

    Cons

    vacation and pay are not as generous as some companies

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  10. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Ehhhh

    Nov 18, 2022 - Sales Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    big company, security and plenty of benefits

    Cons

    Not concerned about the customers, or employees to the extent that honesty and transparency are concerned, many in upper management from India with different ideas.

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  11. 4.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    They treat people well.

    Sep 23, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good benefits, culture, support, compensation.

    Cons

    Periodic reorganizations, sometimes management is short sighted resulting in big changes as a reaction to short term change in the market.

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PerkinElmer has an overall rating of 3.6 out of 5, based on over 1,041 reviews left anonymously by employees. 70% of employees would recommend working at PerkinElmer to a friend and 64% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, PerkinElmer employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.5 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at PerkinElmer. This rating has improved by 4% over the last 12 months.

70% of PerkinElmer employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated PerkinElmer 3.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.3 for career opportunities.

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

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