State of Louisiana Reviews

Updated May 24, 2021

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State of Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwards
John Bel Edwards
26 Ratings
Pros
  • "Good benefits for place of employment(in 19 reviews)

  • "Benefits, good management, work/life balance(in 13 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "No secutiry low pay people with ego issues(in 16 reviews)

  • "Underpaid, no raises, micromanagement & no room for advancement(in 9 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Police Officer

      May 21, 2021 - Police Officer in Baton Rouge, LA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      We get to protect and serve

      Cons

      Loss of public respect in the community

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Get your pay on the way in, because you won't get a raise.

      May 24, 2021 - IT Management Consultant I in Baton Rouge, LA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Excellent retirement system and the when you aren't are work, you are not expected to do anything work related.

      Cons

      Whatever pay you start at, you will be stuck at, except for the occasional annual 3%. Change in political landscape will determine what you are doing and who you are doing it for. Remote work is not an option unless there is a state of emergency, or you are politically connected to the current governor.

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great

      May 14, 2021 - Administrative Program Coordinator in Baton Rouge, LA
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      Pros

      Benefits and salary are great.

      Cons

      I honestly have no cons.

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      State attorney

      May 13, 2021 - Attorney in New Orleans, LA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Benefits nice people good hours

      Cons

      Low pay no advancement repetitive

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Decent Benefits

      Apr 30, 2021 - Accountant III 
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Annual Leave that Rolls Over from Year to Year

      Cons

      Heavy Workload -- inability to use Annual Leave as needed.

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    6. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Good steady work

      Apr 22, 2021 - ORS Specialist in New Orleans, LA
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      Pros

      Loved my manager and department head. Good work life balance

      Cons

      COVID reduced amount of guidance and training bc situation was ever evolving. Very stressful

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great atmosphere

      Apr 25, 2021 - Attorney in Shreveport, LA
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      Pros

      Very meaningful work and excellent support from coworkers

      Cons

      I can think of none

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    8. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Great benefits

      Mar 30, 2021 - Master Welder 
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      Pros

      The benefits are great and the ability to gain time off.

      Cons

      Pay raises depends on what governor is in office

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    9. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Great job

      May 6, 2021 - Human Resources Analyst in Baton Rouge, LA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The benefits are great and the PTO.

      Cons

      Starting pay is not the best.

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      N/A

      Mar 31, 2021 - Special Assistant in Baton Rouge, LA
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      Pros

      It is a good place.

      Cons

      The benefits could be better.

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