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Updated Nov 24, 2022

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Found 30 of over 30 reviews
3.1
46% Recommend to a Friend

Found 30 of over 30 reviews

3.1
46%
Recommend to a Friend

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "The people are friendly and it's New York so news is always appearing.(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Pros & Cons are excerpts from user reviews. They are not authored by Glassdoor.
  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 1 year

    Good place to learn

    Nov 24, 2022 - Studio Technician in San Diego, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good people to work with. Really good for anyone new to the field in any news related field.

    Cons

    Low pay for the work

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee

    great people low pay

    Oct 27, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    great environment people are helpful to teach you

    Cons

    low pay some of the hours offered are bad

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  4. 4.0
    Former Intern, less than 1 year

    Many benefits to this large corp

    Aug 14, 2022 - Anonymous Intern 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The size of the small company meant a lot of hands on experience I was able to take forward in my career.

    Cons

    The pay was a stipend of $15 a day

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  5. 2.0
    Current Employee, less than 1 year

    Ok

    Aug 2, 2022 - Associate Producer in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Major NYC TV station with some major TV personalities and legacy.

    Cons

    Limited upward mobility and difficult

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  6. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Avoid

    Aug 5, 2022 - Photographer in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    There are no pros other than ok medical benefits

    Cons

    Non existent management Disrespectful. Low pay.

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  7. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 1 year

    Exciting place to work

    May 18, 2022 - News Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Exciting place to work, hands on newsroom experience.

    Cons

    Working late and early hours, weekends, and holidays.

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  8. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    WNYW/Fox 5 Staffer

    Jul 14, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Nice neighborhood, staff job, street parking

    Cons

    Lowest paid for comparable work in NY market. No advancement, hostile work environment, station hates Union's, doesn't care for it's employees.

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  9. 1.0
    Current Employee

    Disrespectful

    Jul 9, 2021 - Technician in New York, NY
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    The Medical dental vision benefits are good

    Cons

    Bad management. Low morale. Union busting organization. High profit company that slashes union salaries and benefits and refuses to negociate in good, faith resulting in zero cost of living increases in 15 YEARS, for the very people who get them on the air every day. Despicable company. Touts support for the working man while putting their boot on the working man's neck. AVOID.

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  10. 3.0
    Current Freelancer

    Stepping stone

    Oct 21, 2020 - Writer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Union shop Friendly atmosphere Get foot in industry door

    Cons

    Union shop; Limited advancement opportunities

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  11. 5.0
    Former Intern, more than 10 years

    Enjoyed working there.

    Jul 15, 2020 - Production Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Fun atmosphere, great people to be around.

    Cons

    Sad I had to leave.

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WNYW has an overall rating of 3.1 out of 5, based on over 30 reviews left anonymously by employees. 46% of employees would recommend working at WNYW to a friend and 22% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has decreased by -3% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, WNYW employees rate their compensation and benefits as 2.6 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at WNYW. This rating has decreased by -7% over the last 12 months.

46% of WNYW employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated WNYW 2.7 out of 5 for work life balance, 2.6 for culture and values and 2.6 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at WNYW to be benefits, workplace, coworkers and the cons to be management, culture, career development.

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