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Updated Oct 3, 2022

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  1. 4.0
    Former Employee

    Decent Wages

    Aug 22, 2016 -  
    Recommend
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    Pros

    The people you work with

    Cons

    The hourly wage could be better

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  2. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Underpaid and Under-appreciated as a lifeguard at minimal wage.

    Nov 19, 2012 - Lifeguard in Saratoga Springs, NY
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Its tax free because its a non profit. Its on campus so its convenient if you live on campus.

    Cons

    You get paid minimal wage and it's a waste of time.

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  3. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Assistant Director

    Aug 16, 2018 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Benefits are amazing. Cost of living wage increase.

    Cons

    Not many options for promotion.

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  4. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Not Bad

    Jun 18, 2020 - Barista 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Good atmosphere, making coffe is always fun

    Cons

    Pay below the state minimum wage b/c work study loophole

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  5. 4.0
    Former Employee

    pretty good

    May 21, 2020 - Student Worker 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Positives include good relationships with people

    Cons

    getting paid less than minimum wage the whole time was bad

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 3 years

    Work Study

    Dec 21, 2020 - Student Supervisor in Saratoga Springs, NY
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Full-timers at the dining hall very personable

    Cons

    Wages aren't equivalent to state minimum wage

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  7. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Work Study Dining Services-Burgess Cafe

    Jun 28, 2018 - Barista in Saratoga Springs, NY
    Recommend
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    Pros

    -Beautiful campus -Life-changing experiences -Shift managers are absolutely the most amazing people

    Cons

    -Make less than minimum wage -No room for advancement/raise (there are no student supervisor positions, as there are at the other cafes) -Customers are very entitled -Upper-level management never orders the correct amount of product for the week -No discounts on anything

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  8. 4.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Personally Rewarding and Fulfilling

    Feb 11, 2021 - Thoroughbred Ambassador in Saratoga Springs, NY
    Recommend
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    Pros

    -Great community feeling -Behind the scenes look at Admissions -Fun events -Knowledge about upcoming developments before the rest of the school is informed -Freedom to choose shifts, trade, accept or decline

    Cons

    -Student wage (less than minimum wage) -Challenging tasks -Must give tours even in extremely unfavorable weather conditions

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  9. 3.0
    Former Employee

    Skidmore is a fun and creative environment.

    Jul 16, 2011 -  
    Recommend
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    Pros

    Skidmore pushes its employees to be better people and to grow. It allows people to be creative and innovative freely.

    Cons

    The wage working in the Early Childhood Center was fairly low compared to other jobs around campus. The hours and compensation could have been better.

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  10. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Pretty good! -college junior

    May 30, 2019 - Lab Technician 
    Recommend
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    Pros

    I get to work on my own hours and it's great

    Cons

    It's not NYS minimum wage

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