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Updated 17 Nov 2021

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4.2
84%
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81%
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1,100 Ratings
Pros
  • "They encourage a good work/life balance(in 197 reviews)

  • "Best work environment ever experienced(in 227 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Cost of living in Seattle is very high(in 73 reviews)

  • "Low pay in a extremely costly city(in 141 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Full time staff.

      17 Nov 2021 - Admissions Counselor in Seattle, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Benefits, Flexibility, work with your schedule. Promote professional development.

      Cons

      Commute can be long, small raises, cost of living can be expensive.

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    2. 3.0
      Current Employee

      UW

      25 Oct 2021 - Research Scientist in Seattle, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, flexible work schedule

      Cons

      Low pay for area, disorganized

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Great place to be but with some caveats

      22 Oct 2021 - Resident Advisor (RA) 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits in term of housing because it is expensive to live in Seattle

      Cons

      Work is scattered throughout and it's hard to find time and we are not well equipped enough to deal with some more serious situations.

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee, less than 1 year

      Great Benefits package

      4 Oct 2021 - Grants Manager in Seattle, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits package, room for advancement in many Colleges and Schools, seasoned institution, great administrative systems.

      Cons

      Parking is expensive and hard to find these days.

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    6. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      University of Washington

      4 Oct 2021 - Program Operations Specialist in Seattle, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and access to a world-class university.

      Cons

      Very low pay for the same amount of work compared to someone making a lot more in a similar position working for the city of Seattle or any big tech company.

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    7. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      UW Experience

      14 Sep 2021 - Senior Human Resources Assistant in Seattle, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, remote work, friendly team, and there are many growth opportunities.

      Cons

      I currently do not have any complaints.

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Salary is not very competitive

      7 Sep 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, especially in medical insurance

      Cons

      Limited professional growth and not very high salaries

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      UW employee

      31 Aug 2021 - Research Associate 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, flexible work options

      Cons

      old style and outdated buildings and systems

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Great mission and vision, but confusing policies/bureaucratic

      25 Jul 2021 - Executive Assistant in Seattle, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Benefits Lots of opportunities to move around and up Inspiring work and people

      Cons

      Challenging to navigate policies and procedures No job training/inconsistent onboarding Some big egos

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    11. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Better Communication Needed - Great benefits & W/L Balance

      22 Jul 2021 - General Manager in Seattle, WA
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Work/life balance unless in the larger residential dining halls (open 7 days a week), working for the state provides security and great benefits.

      Cons

      Lack of communication from upper admin teams, unnecessary meetings and as a whole the org is slow and cumbersome when implementing new changes without asking for stakeholder feedback

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