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United States Federal Government Employee Reviews about "job security"

Updated Jan 16, 2021

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United States Federal Government President of the United States Joseph R. Biden
Joseph R. Biden
166 Ratings
Pros
  • "There is Job security with the government(in 197 reviews)

  • "Good benefits for their employees(in 133 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Pay is much lower than the private sector(in 71 reviews)

  • "Long hours and lower than market rate salaries(in 70 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good work environment

      Jan 10, 2021 - Manager in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Public service feels good excellent benefits and job security

      Cons

      lower pay very structure promotion ladder

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee

      N/A

      Jan 8, 2021 - Investigator in Dallas, TX
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Stability, job security, salary, benefits

      Cons

      Work load, safety, extras, management

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Jan 3, 2021 - Air Traffic Control Specialist in Atlanta, GA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Job security is good. Good benefits

      Cons

      Pay Is less than average on civilian sector

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Federal Government

      Jan 3, 2021 - Operations Manager in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Benefits with job security

      Cons

      Inconsistent work schedule including long hours

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      secure and stable

      Dec 12, 2020 - Senior Manager in Atlanta, GA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great place to work for job security and satisfaction

      Cons

      Have no cons at all. Left due to retirement.

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Senior Budget Analyst

      Dec 18, 2020 - Senior Budget Analyst 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Job security and work life balance

      Cons

      None! Amazing organization to work for!

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great adventure

      Dec 1, 2020 - Navy Officer in Virginia Beach, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Job security, world wide travel, challenging missions, great benefits

      Cons

      Long hours, time away from home and family

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Excellent

      Dec 4, 2020 - Security Specialist in Stafford, VA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and job security

      Cons

      I haven’t come across any cons

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Depends

      Jan 10, 2021 - Data Analyst in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Job security, protection from discrimination Spca‹%

      Cons

      Bureaucracy, promotion not based on merit, physical work environment can be noisy

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee

      If you have great managers this is a wonderful place to work

      Dec 19, 2020 - Analyst in Washington, DC
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Job security Longevity pay Paid training for special skills required on the job

      Cons

      Below market pay for civilian equivalent work Slow advancement in certain agencies Bad management can be a hindrance but that’s universal no matter what industry

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