Working at Cornell University

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  • Appreciation
    3.7
  • Company Outlook
    4.4
  • Fair Pay
    2.9
  • Learning and Development
    4.0
  • Manager Communication
    3.9
  • Manager Relationship
    4.2
  • Pay Transparency
    2.4
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Cornell University Reviews

What is it like working at Cornell University?

November 2018
Software Engineer:
Cornell's like a lot of Higher Ed - you get extra freedom, great technology, and the chance to work alongside really smart, thoughtful people. The pay isn't as good, but the benefits almost make up for it. You are never bored there, and politics are almost always navigable if you are a hard worker. The prestige factor of working at an Ivy League school is a plus. And the ice cream is the best - sometimes you even get it free!
October 2019
"Lots of Smart People ... With All the Pros and Cons of It."
Software Engineer in Ithaca:
Pros: Wide range of technology
Cons: Pay isn't competitive
October 2019
"I want to work here for the remainder of my career."
Producer-Director, TV/Cable Broadcast in Ithaca:
Pros: Ability to self-direct and guide my work
Cons: Limited access to pay determination process
January 2021
"Beautiful place to work."
Administrative Assistant in Ithaca:
Pros: The people I immediately work with and the campus.
Cons: Feeling unappreciated and looked over by higher administration.
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