State of Michigan Reviews

Updated May 13, 2020

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State of Michigan Governor Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
Richard Dale "Rick" Snyder
214 Ratings
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  • "Payscale not equal to private sector, taking work home(in 28 reviews)

  • "There is no room for advancement or opportunity to expand on professional skills via the intersection of other disciplines (I(in 17 reviews)

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  1. "Love my work"

    5.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Consultant 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Great work, great benefits, great professional development

    Cons

    Payscale not equal to private sector, taking work home

    State of Michigan2020-02-24
  2. "Analyst"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Analyst 

    I worked at State of Michigan full-time

    Pros

    Good benefits. Standard work time. 401k

    Cons

    Management was difficult to work with

    State of Michigan2020-05-04
  3. "Good pay and benefits"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Auditor in Lansing, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at State of Michigan full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Good pay and benefits. Depending on what area, good managers.

    Cons

    Harder to move around or promote with in departments.

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    State of Michigan2020-05-03
  4. "Position is great."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Department Analyst- MDHHS in Lansing, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

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

    Pros

    Great pay, benefits, and leave time.

    Cons

    Middle management isn’t always in tune with upper management and frontline workers.

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    State of Michigan2020-05-13
  5. "Average"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Executive Secretary in Detroit, MI
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Health Benefit package and 401 match

    Cons

    Stressful, overworked, leadership, lack of employee appreciation at local level

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    State of Michigan2020-04-06
  6. "Nope. Horrible place to work."

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Pontiac, MI
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at State of Michigan full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Pay is almost sort of OK.

    Cons

    Awful management, the government does not care about their employees, impossible caseloads.

    State of Michigan2020-03-26
  7. "good"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at State of Michigan full-time

    Pros

    meh place to work for benefits

    Cons

    not good for health at all

    State of Michigan2020-03-23
  8. "great place"

    4.0
    Current Employee - Data Analyst 

    I have been working at State of Michigan full-time

    Pros

    it is a great place to work

    Cons

    no cons as of now

    State of Michigan2020-03-05
  9. "Fair"

    3.0
    Current Employee - Auditor in Grand Rapids, MI

    I have been working at State of Michigan full-time

    Pros

    Paid travel expenses when necessary

    Cons

    Lots of travel, strict schedules, no flexibility

    State of Michigan2020-03-16
  10. "Great place to work!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - IT Manager in Lansing, MI
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Innovative government, high priority of cyber security

    Cons

    Executive leadership (highest level) too far removed from workforce and constiuency.

    State of Michigan2020-02-21
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