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Planned Parenthood Employee Reviews about "non profit"

Updated Dec 3, 2019

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3.5
63%
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68%
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Planned Parenthood CEO Leana Wen
Leana Wen
52 Ratings
Pros
  • "Fun staff, love helping patients learn about the reproductive health care(in 33 reviews)

  • "great people, great mission, interesting work(in 30 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay for most employees while top of the company makes a lot of money, especially for a non-profit(in 47 reviews)

  • "Non-profit so the salaries aren't the highest(in 29 reviews)

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  1. "******"

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    Current Employee - Health Center Assistant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Planned Parenthood full-time

    Pros

    Amazing staff, friendly work environment, passionate people.

    Cons

    Pay, but it's a non-profit so it makes sense.

    Planned Parenthood2018-04-30
  2. "Great Experience"

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    Former Intern - PR Intern 

    I worked at Planned Parenthood for more than a year

    Pros

    Learned about all aspects of the non-profit, lots of communication between departments, lots of opportunities to get involved

    Cons

    I did not have any cons

    Planned Parenthood2019-12-04
  3. "great place to work"

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    Current Employee - Health Service Specialist 

    I have been working at Planned Parenthood full-time

    Pros

    great environment full of people looking to help others and the benefits are amazing!

    Cons

    it is a non-profit, so the pay is pretty lousy

    Advice to Management

    none

    Planned Parenthood2019-11-02
  4. "Loved my job there, not the pay. (Nonprofit)"

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    Former Employee - Community Health Educator in Santa Ana, CA

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

    Pros

    Fulfilling, kind, equal, ambitious, ethical

    Cons

    Low pay for most employees while top of the company makes a lot of money, especially for a non-profit.

    Planned Parenthood2019-09-22
  5. "Low Pay, Fulfilling Work"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

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

    Pros

    Always something happening. Really on the cutting edge of reproductive justice and policy.

    Cons

    low pay, non-profit infrastructure, not much diversity in the upper ranks

    Planned Parenthood2019-03-20
  6. Helpful (3)

    "Director"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Incredible mission driven organization Salary & benefits for full time staff are pretty good for a non-profit Talented, passionate work force

    Cons

    Constant political attacks create a constant campaign-like feeling to the work Work - life balance very challenging; staff are overworked, are pulled in many directions, and often exhausted. Senior leadership can be out of touch with staff needs

    Planned Parenthood2018-10-02
  7. "Health Center Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Health Center Assistant in Media, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Very caring and understanding atmosphere. If a family member or you are sick, they understand life happens.

    Cons

    Pay is not so great, but what can you expect from a non-profit

    Advice to Management

    Make more room for growth within the company.

    Planned Parenthood2018-04-30
  8. "Clinic"

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    Current Employee - Manager in Saint Paul, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great company, great mission and great incredible people. It makes it worth it because everyone is driven by the organization's great mission.

    Cons

    Non-profit so the salaries aren't the highest

    Planned Parenthood2018-02-26
  9. Helpful (1)

    "I would like to work here longer but..."

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    Current Employee - Medical Assistant in San Diego, CA
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Planned Parenthood full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    great culture & mission, flexible hours and locations,401k, will waive 2yr experience minimum requirement by offering externships to hire programs

    Cons

    prepare to see a lot of walk-ins(3.5 patients/hr), non-profit wages, expensive medical insurance premiums for individuals especially for families, history of high turn-over rate, politics, sometimes does not hold employees accountable

    Advice to Management

    put more value on employee retention and appreciation, hold employees accountable, perform more anonymous surveys on employee satisfaction

    Planned Parenthood2018-03-01
  10. "Great organization"

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    Current Employee - Coordinator 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

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

    Pros

    If you're in it for the mission you'll find this to be a very rewarding job. Great coworkers, great benefits, plus you're making a difference in people's lives.

    Cons

    Non-profit level pay. Very large organization.

    Planned Parenthood2017-10-31
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