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State of Louisiana Reviews

Updated Jun 21, 2022

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Found 216 of over 223 reviews

3.4
68%
Recommend to a Friend
77%
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State of Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards
John Bel Edwards
53 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

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Cons
  • "Pay is low for the stress and all the extra time spent trying to keep up.(in 30 reviews)
  • "It is as if the management is arrogant and will not think for themselves about managing the agency.(in 10 reviews)
  • "Low salary for college graduate(in 6 reviews)
  • "agency leadership has no idea how to manage other leaders(in 4 reviews)
  • "No raise in 4 yrs while other state employees have gotten raises(in 4 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Student Worker

    May 18, 2022 - Student Worker 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    flexible hours, easy work, good coworkers

    Cons

    very slow at times, lack of importance, difficult to advance

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  2. 4.0
    Current Employee

    Job security and benefits

    Jun 9, 2022 - Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Job security, benefits including health, retirement, and leave

    Cons

    Lower pay, inexperienced employees, understaffed

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  3. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 5 years

    State Employment

    Jun 21, 2022 - Manager in Baton Rouge, LA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The state has job security and good benefits.

    Cons

    The state salary is lower than private sector.

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  4. 4.0
    Current Employee

    None

    May 24, 2022 - Analyst 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great job, awesome pay love it

    Cons

    none that I can think of

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  5. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 10 years

    Supervisor

    Jun 5, 2022 - Supervisor in New Orleans, LA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Work, benefits, paid time off

    Cons

    Never ending amount of paperwork

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  6. 3.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Cool

    May 31, 2022 - Mailroom Clerk 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    It was ok to do.

    Cons

    I have no complaints either.

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  7. 3.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Overall Fine

    May 31, 2022 - Corrections Specialist in Monroe, LA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good Benefits Lots of PTO This is already five words.

    Cons

    Poor Communication, Unrealistic Expectations, No Advancement, This is already five words.

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  8. 4.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Ok

    Apr 29, 2022 - Case Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Mobility, insurance, pleasant atmosphere, colleagues, partnerships

    Cons

    Salary, Chaos, unorganized, lack of processes and overall communication

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  9. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Good

    Apr 19, 2022 - Internship in Baton Rouge, LA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Flexible work schedule. Worked with my time in school vs work

    Cons

    Pay is not great, but expected since your an intern

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  10. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Up and downs

    May 4, 2022 - Inspector in New Orleans, LA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Benefits such as retirement. They provide vehicle for the job.

    Cons

    Nit picky about leave. Holidays off are odd at times.

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State of Louisiana Reviews FAQs

State of Louisiana has an overall rating of 3.4 out of 5, based on over 223 reviews left anonymously by employees. 68% of employees would recommend working at State of Louisiana to a friend and 45% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -7% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, State of Louisiana employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.0 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at State of Louisiana. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

68% of State of Louisiana employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated State of Louisiana 3.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.2 for culture and values and 3.2 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at State of Louisiana to be coworkers, work life balance, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, career development, management.

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