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Updated Jun 22, 2021

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Found 637 of over 843 reviews

3.9
74%
Recommend to a Friend
97%
Approve of CEO
Universal Music Group Chairman and CEO Sir Lucian Grainge
Sir Lucian Grainge
258 Ratings
Pros
  • "coworkers are really great people(in 33 reviews)

  • "great environment, great benefits, overall good place to work(in 32 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "The industry requires a difficult time commitment and you work long hours(in 37 reviews)

  • "Very siloed working, upper management not great(in 24 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Amazing!

      May 4, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Great industry, great support during pandemic

      Cons

      No cons, is amazing great company

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    2. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      Great Company

      Jun 22, 2021 - Associate Director of Accounting in Woodland Hills, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great People, great environment to work at, benefits are also great

      Cons

      Not too many cons with the company

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    3. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good

      Jun 20, 2021 - Marketing Manager in Philadelphia, PA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great company to work at with great benefits

      Cons

      Workloads can be heavy, lots of self teaching

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    4. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Great Company

      Jun 18, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      great people, great company culture and benefits.

      Cons

      big corporation with slow growth

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee, more than 3 years

      Good

      Jun 18, 2021 - Chief Operating Officer in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great work environment Great benefits Layback enviroment

      Cons

      No formal career plan available

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    6. 4.0
      Current Employee

      #1 Music Company in the World

      May 29, 2021 - Director in Pasadena, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Massive company with huge market share; great pay and amazing benefits.

      Cons

      Slow moving, can be very political

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee, more than 10 years

      Ups and Downs but Enjoyed the journey

      May 19, 2021 - Director in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits The biggest and best in the business During my tenure, was able to advance (up to a point) I was able to travel and meet great people

      Cons

      Clash between the old and the new Still an "old boys" environment Growth was stagnated towards the end Changes in leadership had a major impact on morale

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great company

      May 20, 2021 - Senior Director Product Development in Santa Monica, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great company, great benefits, fun place to work.

      Cons

      Below average on salary compensation

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great Place To Work

      May 16, 2021 - Digital Marketing Assistant in Philadelphia, PA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Ample opportunities to collaborate and ideate

      Cons

      Pay is on the lower end

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    10. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Senior Accountant

      May 12, 2021 - Senior Accountant in Los Angeles, CA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good company perks. Cool industry.

      Cons

      No interactive culture within the team. No diversity,

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