NYU (New York University) Employee Reviews about "cost of living"

Updated Jan 4, 2021

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Pros
  • "a friendly work environment with supportive team(in 180 reviews)

  • "Potential for tuition remission(in 138 reviews)

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  • "Cost of living in New York City(in 31 reviews)

  • "Very little room for growth in the roll(in 31 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Good University

      Nov 16, 2020 - Research Assistant in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Competitive faculty, students, and facilities.

      Cons

      The cost of living is expensive in NYC

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Exciting work but low salary

      Jan 4, 2021 - Postdoctoral Fellow in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Exciting location which attracts top-notch scientists.

      Cons

      NYU follow NIH's base salary for postdoctoral fellows. This is definitely too low given the high cost of living in NYC

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    3. 5.0
      Former Freelancer

      First-rate education in doctoral research

      Oct 30, 2020 - PhD Researcher in Redwood City, CA
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      Pros

      Global connections to research sites and experts, internationally renowned faculty

      Cons

      Cost of living in New York City

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Amazing place to work

      Oct 28, 2020 - Research Associate 
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      Pros

      Amazing coworkers, generous benefits, challenging work

      Cons

      Salary not high enough for NYC cost of living

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    5. 5.0
      Former Employee

      Not bad

      Sep 1, 2020 - Associate in New York, NY
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      Pros

      Fun, happy people, good pay

      Cons

      Commute, cost of living in area

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    6. 5.0
      Former Intern, less than 1 year

      great place to work

      Jul 26, 2020 - Designer in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      a friendly work environment with supportive team

      Cons

      the high cost of living (NYC)

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    7. 3.0
      Former Employee

      PhD Student

      Oct 14, 2020 - PhD Student in Pittsburgh, PA
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Stipend amount is good I’m comparison to others

      Cons

      High cost of living in NYC

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    8. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Great location

      Jul 14, 2020 - Postdoctoral Fellow in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      Working in Downtown Manhattan is awesome!

      Cons

      Cost of living, post-doc housing has a wait list and you can only stay in for 3 years

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      Fun

      Feb 24, 2020 - Research Assistant in Brooklyn, NY
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      Pros

      The city with lots of institutions and events

      Cons

      too high cost of living

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    10. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Good PhD program

      Oct 11, 2019 - PhD Student in New York, NY
      Recommend
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      Pros

      The STEM PhD is in a strong department with renowned faculty.

      Cons

      Salary is in range with similar programs, but too low given the high cost of living in New York.

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