Syracuse University Employee Reviews about "low pay"

Updated Aug 3, 2020

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Syracuse University Chancellor & President Kent Syverud
Kent Syverud
254 Ratings
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  • "Low pay and small annual increases each year(in 14 reviews)

  • "Winters, I'm just not from upstate new york so it was hard for me in the beginning(in 11 reviews)

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  1. "Great"

    5.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Unarmed Security Guard 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Syracuse University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good atmosphere Work flexibility nice people

    Cons

    low pay bad HR strict rules

  2. "Average"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Assistant for A University Program in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great supervisors, interesting work, flexible hours

    Cons

    Low pay for amount of work

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  3. "Exhibition and collection manager"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Collection and Exhibition Manager in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Great benefits and tuition remittance. Flexible hours

    Cons

    Low pay and small annual increases each year

  4. "Typical large bureaucracy BUT did put my kids through college"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time

    Pros

    Steady work and I was able to put all 3 of my kids through college for free.

    Cons

    Difficult to move around, low pay.

  5. "Employement @ Syracuse University"

    4.0
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    Current Employee - Analyst in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time for more than 8 years

    Pros

    Excellent benefits including Vacation, Sick and Paid Holidays along with full Tuition Scholarship for employees dependents

    Cons

    Pay is not that great, but benefits compensate the low pay

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  6. "Web order processing"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Syracuse University full-time

    Pros

    Great staff, great benefits ,(once permanent)

    Cons

    Low pay, hiring freeze, unable to get permanent position after 3 1/2 years

  7. "Faculty Assistant"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Faculty Assistant in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Syracuse University part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great place to work at.

    Cons

    Very low pay scale and heavy workload

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  8. "Great Expereince"

    4.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Energy Analyst in Syracuse, NY
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Syracuse University part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Able to get great engineering experience in manufacturing and energy efficiency as a student. Passionate people who care about sustainability/environment. Fun work environment.

    Cons

    Low pay for an engineering job.

  9. "Art instructor adjunct"

    3.0
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor 
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at Syracuse University

    Pros

    creative environment, creative people, enjoy students and teaching

    Cons

    non secure job, low pay

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    "Research Associate"

    3.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Research Associate in Syracuse, NY
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Syracuse University full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    good benefits, somewhat flexible hours, access to campus resources, ability to work with students, good management/supervisory experience

    Cons

    not a lot of growth opportunity, low pay without significant raises (often less than cost of living adjustments)

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