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Universal Orlando Resort Employee Reviews about "low pay"

Updated Jun 9, 2019

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3.9
81%
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94%
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Universal Orlando Resort CEO Bill Davis
Bill Davis
450 Ratings
Pros
  • "great benefits and good work enviroment(in 74 reviews)

  • "Amazing benefits and you get to meet so many great team members with this company(in 55 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay with very little room for growth within the same department(in 39 reviews)

  • "No guidance into full-time roles(in 31 reviews)

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  1. "Fun, fun, fun!"

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    Former Employee - Marketing Representative in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Great culture, benefits, and its a lot of fun!

    Cons

    Low pay and long processes

    Universal Orlando Resort2019-06-07
  2. "Awesome Opportunity"

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    Former Employee - Entertainment Events Coordinator 
    Recommends

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort full-time

    Pros

    Fun job with unique opportunities and theme park perk. Awesome benefits package as well!

    Cons

    Low pay with very little room for growth within the same department

    Universal Orlando Resort2019-06-10
  3. "Fun and Friendly"

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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Free Entry to Parks Great People'

    Cons

    Lots of Traffic to get there if you don't live close Low Pay

    Universal Orlando Resort2019-06-04
  4. "Not a bad part-time job / entry level position."

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    Current Employee - Tech Services - Lighting in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Universal Orlando Resort full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Large company with lots of resources

    Cons

    Lots of inefficiencies, hard to move up in the company. Low pay for experience.

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    Universal Orlando Resort2019-03-27
  5. "Fun Company to Work For"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee in Orlando, FL

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Fun Company, made great friends and fellow co-workers were great. Perks are nice as you can go to parks for free and get free tickets for friends and family.

    Cons

    Low pay in comparison to workload and industry standard. Not always given the resources to do the job to best of your ability.

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    Universal Orlando Resort2019-03-11
  6. "Fun Place to work, but not really to live on"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Universal Orlando Resort part-time

    Pros

    The job is a lot of fun, and you get to help a lot of people have fun. Secondary benefits are a nice perk. There are always advancement opportunities, and the company primarily hires from within.

    Cons

    Low pay. Most lower level full timers have to work second jobs or room with a lot of people to make ends meet.

    Universal Orlando Resort2019-01-14
  7. Helpful (1)

    "Great company with growth opportunities!"

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    Former Employee - Attractions Host in Orlando, FL
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Plenty of growth opportunities for your career. Leadership is there when you need assistance. Great benefits for Full Time & Part Time employees. Special holiday perks like a FREE turkey for Thanksgiving! Available to change a role every 6 months. Company is there to achieve your career goals & offers various programs to help. Very cheap great tasting employee cafeteria offerings open all the time.

    Cons

    Some management is not helpful/favoritism Low pay for a hard working role Some employees are cuttthroat to benefit themselves Working in extreme weather conditions in hot wardrobes in certain areas

    Universal Orlando Resort2018-10-18
  8. Helpful (1)

    "Gameskeeper"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort part-time

    Pros

    Good perks. Get into both parks for free.

    Cons

    Low Pay. No way to move up.

    Universal Orlando Resort2018-03-30
  9. "Too pc"

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    Former Employee - Facilities Maintenance Technician in Orlando, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Fun place too work. Many opportunities

    Cons

    Laziness is rampant causing management to hold back careers of high performers. Low pay

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    Universal Orlando Resort2018-02-27
  10. Helpful (1)

    "Events"

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    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Universal Orlando Resort

    Pros

    It was fun, good cafe

    Cons

    Low pay, not much help from HR in terms of advancement

    Universal Orlando Resort2017-11-04

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