Pearson VUE Reviews

Updated 16 Jun 2020

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3.3
49%
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94 Ratings
Pros
  • "I have really enjoyed working for this company - Culture and Colleagues are an absolute pleasure to work with - Great atmosphere, work life balance(in 15 reviews)

  • "Spacious work environment with enough privacy for phone screens(in 14 reviews)

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  1. "Great Company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Student Marketing Coordinator in Springfield, MO

    I worked at Pearson VUE part-time

    Pros

    Great Company, goood benefits, overall great

    Cons

    None that I encountered while there

  2. "Okay"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Test Administrator 
    Doesn't Recommend

    I have been working at Pearson VUE part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    It's a job and you get paid

    Cons

    This is an okay job for short period of time, but it's difficult to recommend staying here long term. The job is boring and repetitive with no space for growth or advancement. Schedules shift constantly making it difficult to organise your life outside of work. Pay is low and uninspiring.

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  3. "Okay Part-Time Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Test Center Administrator 
    Recommends

    I worked at Pearson VUE part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Flexible Schedule. Good benefits for part-time.

    Cons

    Low pay and minimal annual increases.

  4. Helpful (1)

    "Disgusting company, don't even bother"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Temporary OnVUE Remote Greeter/Proctor 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Pearson VUE full-time

    Pros

    Pearson is a terrible company, there are no pros

    Cons

    They don't communicate at all with new hires, their platform is terrible, and they rescinded all of the job offers less than a week after giving them. They did not compensate for time spent signing all of their stupid agreements and forms.

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  5. "Excellent Firm"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Branch Manager in Gurgaon, Haryana
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Pearson VUE full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Positive Environment, Good Growth Opportunities, Approachable Management, Work flexibility, work life balance can be easily maintained.

    Cons

    Nothing as such! It is one of the best companies to work with..

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  6. "Excellent Employer"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Senior Program Manager in Salford, North West England, England
    Recommends

    I have been working at Pearson VUE full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Good support from senior colleagues. Flexible working. Decent and hard working teams.

    Cons

    Not enough opportunities to progress unfortunately.

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  7. "Good"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

    I have been working at Pearson VUE full-time

    Pros

    Good poroduvtice environment to work in

    Cons

    Not many opportunities to advance

  8. "Lies and Unprofessionalism in Management"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Test Center Administrator 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Pearson VUE full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    High pay range for foreign students and retired adults

    Cons

    Lies and unprofessionalism in the HR Dept

  9. "Good company to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Technical Project Manager 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pearson VUE full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Great culture ethic within the company

    Cons

    Salary is not upto the industry standards

  10. "Great Teamwork"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Test Administrator in London, ON
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Pearson VUE part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    New manager is great at what she does, teammates are friendly

    Cons

    Hours fluctuate throughout the year. In some months, it is down to only a few hours per week.

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