Planned Parenthood Reviews

Updated Aug 1, 2020

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Planned Parenthood Acting President and CEO Alexis McGill Johnson (no image)
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8 Ratings
Pros
  • "Fun staff, love helping patients learn about the reproductive health care(in 33 reviews)

  • "Great people and great work environment(in 32 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay they say because we are a nonprofit but the executive still seem compensated well(in 50 reviews)

  • "Low pay for most employees while top of the company makes a lot of money, especially for a non-profit(in 29 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "One of the best jobs I've ever had!"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Quality Coordinator in San Diego, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    I loved working at Planned Parenthood because they care about their employees as much as they care about patients. There is definitely room for growth and new opportunities.

    Cons

    Since PP is a nonprofit, the pay grade is a bit lower but you learn SOOO much so I think it evens out.

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  2. "wonderful experience"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Navigator in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Planned Parenthood full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    excellent team spirit and passion for work

    Cons

    remote supervision bc my manager was in springfield while i worked in st. louis


  3. "Casual atmosphere, inclusive culture"

    4.0
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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Saint Louis, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Support a mission you are passionate about

    Cons

    Low pay typical of non-profit with shoestring staffing.

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  4. "Good mission with a need for better middle and senior management and"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Clinic Associate in Portland, OR
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The pros were the mission, benefits, and some genuinely good people who are employed there.

    Cons

    No room for growth for employees in entry level positions. No support from management when short-staffed. Very low retention rate.

  5. "Departments do not work well together"

    3.0
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    Former Employee - Human Resources in Raleigh, NC
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fair salary. Reasonable opportunity. Great benefits.

    Cons

    Leadership is unwilling to take a step back and look at themselves and the big picture.

  6. "Not worth it. Look elsewhere."

    2.0
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    Former Employee - Certified Medical Assistant in Canoga Park, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Basic skills needed to work here

    Cons

    Pay sucks, hostile environment, too much drama

  7. "Its nice to work with people thats cares"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Clinical Quality Analyst in San Diego, CA

    I have been working at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    I feel heard, and respected as an employee. The best organization I have worked for by far.

    Cons

    No cons in my experience here.

  8. "Great place"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Medical Assistant Float in Los Angeles, CA

    I worked at Planned Parenthood full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Consistent helpful easy to catch on .

    Cons

    Surgical TAB lab clean up .

  9. "great company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Registered Nurse 

    I worked at Planned Parenthood part-time

    Pros

    Their committment to their mission

    Cons

    Occassionally have to deal with protesters

  10. "Good experience"

    4.0
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    Current Employee - HSS1 in San Mateo, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Planned Parenthood part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Trains on how to be a medical assistant

    Cons

    Very demanding job, high fast paced environment

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