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State of Delaware Employee Reviews about "great benefits"

Updated Nov 27, 2018

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State of Delaware Governor John Carney
John Carney
11 Ratings
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  • "No raises statewide in over 7 years(in 13 reviews)

  • "Low pay compared to private sector(in 12 reviews)

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  1. "Awesome state job to work for"

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    • Senior Management
    CNA in Smyrna, DE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Delaware for less than a year

    Pros

    They offer a great benefits package

    Cons

    A bit of a distance to travel

    State of Delaware2016-12-15
  2. "Accounting Specialist"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in New Castle, DE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at State of Delaware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits and home/life balance.

    Cons

    Horrible pay, ancient politics and zero advancement.

    Advice to Management

    Try harder to reclassify your deserving employees.

    State of Delaware2018-11-27
  3. "Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at State of Delaware full-time

    Pros

    Great benefits paid time off

    Cons

    Low pay over work short breaks

    State of Delaware2018-08-03
  4. "Senior Social Service Administrator"

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    Current Employee - Senior Social Service Administrator 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Delaware full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Family friendly and great benefit plan

    Cons

    Pay is low and advancement becomes harder as employees stay until retirement

    Advice to Management

    Make sure your employees know they are valued

    State of Delaware2017-06-05
  5. "Dmv"

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    Motor Vehicle Technicians in New Castle, DE
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at State of Delaware for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Dependable job will never shut down. Great 8-430 and off weekends plus holidays. Great benefits but there going up on the high side now.

    Cons

    Haven't had a raise in 6 years, no growth of moving up the career ladder. No overtime. Underpaid. Trained to work in every department but no raise. Plus you'll have to learn more each year but no raise

    State of Delaware2016-07-02
  6. "Great Job"

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    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Delaware

    Pros

    Decent pay, great benefits, time-off

    Cons

    Those in management positions not always adept

    State of Delaware2016-06-08
  7. "Social Worker Case Manager"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at State of Delaware full-time

    Pros

    steady income, great benefits. I have been working for the state for 25 years.

    Cons

    Pay could be better and no raises in the last 6 yerars,

    Advice to Management

    Interested in changing my career to retail and retail knowledge once retired (6/30/2016

    State of Delaware2016-02-05
  8. "Specialist"

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    • Senior Management
    Accounting Specialist in Wilmington, DE
    Recommends

    I have been working at State of Delaware for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, Plenty of days off. Management is very helpful in solving daily issues. Very productive environment. Many perks of being an employee.

    Cons

    Not a lot of room for advancement. Too much nonsense on interview committees and panels. The union makes it hard for people to advance unless it fits their political and social agenda.

    State of Delaware2015-12-18
  9. "Internal Auditor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Middletown, DE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Delaware full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great Benefits. No Expectation of Overtime.

    Cons

    Lower Pay for better benefits. No Pay increases guarenteed.

    State of Delaware2015-09-15
  10. "management analyst 1"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Wilmington, DE
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Delaware full-time

    Pros

    •great benefits •decent base pay •always looks good on a resume

    Cons

    Some trouble in communicationd between employees.

    Advice to Management

    Be just a little more personal with how you hire employees and clear on where they can go

    State of Delaware2015-05-19
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