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State of Illinois Employee Reviews about "long hours"

Updated 3 Oct 2019

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3.3
61%
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28%
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State of Illinois CEO Bruce Rauner (no image)
Bruce Rauner
18 Ratings
Pros
  • "Lots of good benefits (if you are salaried), low-stress work environment(in 17 reviews)

  • "Great Benefits, Great Pay and fast environment(in 14 reviews)

Cons
  • "Long hours others with terrible attitudes(in 10 reviews)

  • "4 year pay freeze by billionaire governor that is trying to crush the middle-class(in 8 reviews)

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  1. "Provided support fir sll state agencies"

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    Former Employee - IT Manager in Chicago, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at State of Illinois full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Salary, coworkers, location is easily accessible

    Cons

    Long hours and rotating shifts but great management

    Advice to Management

    Employees recognition a must

    State of Illinois2019-10-03
  2. "sergeant"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at State of Illinois full-time

    Pros

    great job and the benefits are excellent

    Cons

    long hours. shift work

    State of Illinois2018-12-07
  3. Helpful (1)

    "Dhs"

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    Mental Health Technician in Waukegan, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at State of Illinois for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Good pay able to advance

    Cons

    Long hours unprofessional management

    Advice to Management

    Be more professional

    State of Illinois2018-03-14
  4. "Great benefits"

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    Former Employee - Court Reporter in Wheaton, IL
    Recommends

    I worked at State of Illinois full-time

    Pros

    Great salary and excellent benefits

    Cons

    Long hours and bad management

    Advice to Management

    Treat employees equally

    State of Illinois2017-09-07
  5. "Supervisor"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great benefits health dental overall

    Cons

    Long hours others with terrible attitudes

    Advice to Management

    Be respectful to employees

    State of Illinois2016-09-08
  6. "Mental health technician"

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    Current Employee - Mental Health Technician in Anna, IL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Illinois full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    The benefits are nice.

    Cons

    There are long hours and a stressful environment.

    Advice to Management

    Cut down on overtime.

    State of Illinois2016-08-10
  7. "good co-workers"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at State of Illinois full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    great co-workers to work with

    Cons

    sometimes long hours and weekend work

    State of Illinois2016-02-21
  8. "SPSA"

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    I worked at State of Illinois

    Pros

    Great benefits; great if you have a good manager

    Cons

    long hours if salaried position

    State of Illinois2015-12-04
  9. "Great 1st Job.... if you don't mind working your butt off"

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    Former Employee - Senate Policy and Budget Staffer in Springfield, IL
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at State of Illinois full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    great networking and on the job traiing

    Cons

    long hours and cut throat politics

    State of Illinois2015-02-05
  10. "Have worked in 3 different agencies and plan to stay."

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    Anonymous 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at State of Illinois

    Pros

    Insurance, hours, salary, employees and training

    Cons

    Stressful work at times and long hours at times as well

    Advice to Management

    Implement policies based upon field workers responses

    State of Illinois2014-05-23
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