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University of Utah Salt Lake City Reviews

Updated December 3, 2017
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Salt Lake City, UT

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University of Utah President David W. Pershing, Ph.D.
David W. Pershing, Ph.D.
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  • Low pay for my experience I have (in 43 reviews)

  • No room for advancement, does not pay very well (in 10 reviews)

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  1. "Teaching Assistant"

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    Current Employee - Undergraduate Teaching Assistant in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Undergraduate Teaching Assistant in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Utah part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    I love working with students and finding ways to communicate complex ideas abstractly.

    Cons

    Being a computer science student is hard work, so trying to manage being a TA requires extra dedication to keeping grades high.


  2. "Great work place"

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    Current Employee - HCA in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - HCA in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Utah full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Great Benefits and 12 to 8 hour shifts. Free bus and trax pass

    Cons

    Traffic and construction right now

  3. "RN"

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    Former Employee - RN Staff Nurse in Salt Lake City, UT
    Former Employee - RN Staff Nurse in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Utah full-time

    Pros

    Positive work enviroment, Friendly staff, and good culture

    Cons

    Pay, parking, and little opportunity for advancement

    Advice to Management

    Shared goverance


  4. "Employee"

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    Current Employee - Bellman in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Bellman in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Utah part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Friendly work environment and alot of fun

    Cons

    None that I can think of now

    Advice to Management

    None


  5. "Teachers Aide"

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    Former Contractor - Teacher's Aide in Salt Lake City, UT
    Former Contractor - Teacher's Aide in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Utah as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Not too hard. Flexible work hours. I sat and graded at home in sweats and a hoodie. Obviously your mileage may vary depending on the class.

    Cons

    Pay is only so-so, though it was above minimum.


  6. "Outdoor Adventures Rental Attendant"

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    Former Employee - Rental Sales Associate in Salt Lake City, UT
    Former Employee - Rental Sales Associate in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Utah part-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Free Rentals
    Student Life Center Membership
    20% discount at Campus store
    Works around class schedule

    Cons

    Close to minimum wage hourly pay.

    Advice to Management

    Senior management creates a robot-like atmosphere for employees. However, OA managers were great.


  7. "Fair pay and wonderful benefits"

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    Current Employee - Professor in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Professor in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at University of Utah full-time (More than 10 years)

    Pros

    Great benefits. Work with smart and kind people. Great work and life balance.

    Cons

    I really can't think of any cons.

  8. "Overall Impression"

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    Former Intern - Research Intern in Salt Lake City, UT
    Former Intern - Research Intern in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at University of Utah as an intern

    Pros

    passionate and hard-working people, clean facilities

    Cons

    projects move slowly, inconvenient parking


  9. "Great working environment"

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    Current Employee - Anesthesia Technician in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Anesthesia Technician in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    Pros

    Beautiful views, teaching hospital beneficial to learn a lot. Patient and pleasant people to work with. Clean hospital. 24hr Starbucks.

    Cons

    They’ll pay you more if you leave to work at IHC and then come back to work the the U.
    Parking is horrible


  10. "Good place to work"

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    Current Employee - Administrative in Salt Lake City, UT
    Current Employee - Administrative in Salt Lake City, UT
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at University of Utah full-time (More than 8 years)

    Pros

    Working at the U offers great benefits; a stimulating work environment; and, many and varied opportunities for growth.

    Cons

    Too many egos and too many politics

    Advice to Management

    Try to glean and appreciate your employees' perspective


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