State of Missouri Reviews

Updated 11 Jun 2020

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2.8
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State of Missouri Governor Eric Greitens
Eric Greitens
37 Ratings
Pros
  • "Love the Job, Great Benefits, some of the benefits are better then the VA(in 22 reviews)

  • "Benefits are great payed time off and sick leave(in 20 reviews)

Cons
  • "Strict uniform code and low pay(in 27 reviews)

  • "Lowest paid state employees in the USA(in 15 reviews)

More Pros and Cons
  1. "Good work-life balance"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Environmental Engineer in Jefferson City, MO
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I worked at State of Missouri full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Great benefits, retirement, PTO and insurance

    Cons

    Low pay, non-existent raises, not a lot off opportunity to advance

  2. "Great company"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Vice Pres 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Missouri full-time

    Pros

    Great caring people that care about our clients

    Cons

    the pay is very low

  3. "State Job"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tax Auditor 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at State of Missouri full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great management. Small team. Work independently. Extensive training.

    Cons

    Growth is based more on meeting predetermined timelines versus achievements.

  4. "I love making a difference!"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Senior Talent Acquisition Coordinator in Jefferson City, MO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at State of Missouri full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Great benefits, retirement, and holidays. Good work/life balance. Great mission and purpose. Attention to professional development.

    Cons

    Pay is limited but did implement a raise this year.

  5. "I loved my employer"

    5.0
     

    I worked at State of Missouri

    Pros

    Work, people, flexibility, friendly, benefits

    Cons

    Drive from Columbia to Jefferson City

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  6. Helpful (1)

    "The worst"

    1.0
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Tax Auditor in Saint Louis, MO
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook

    I worked at State of Missouri full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The benefits is the only thing I can think of.

    Cons

    Treated every person of different ethnicity like they were less than equal. I brought up my mistreatment to the manager, the next day I was given a memorandum. They will rather promote someone unqualified than someone who is different.

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  7. "Easy job. Same thing every day."

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Driver Examiner 

    I worked at State of Missouri full-time

    Pros

    Job is easy and the paid time off benefits are great.

    Cons

    Strict uniform code and low pay.

  8. Helpful (2)

    "Overworked and Underpaid"

    1.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Adult Protective and Community Worker II 
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I have been working at State of Missouri full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Can take time off when needed, Telecommuting, wonderful co-workers, supervisor

    Cons

    Too many cases, Overworked, You are basically a unlicensed social worker, taking time off results in you being further behind.

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  9. "Good starter job"

    2.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Pt II 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    I have been working at State of Missouri full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good benefits, work is not physically demanding

    Cons

    Communication needs improvement, high turnover

  10. "Ok job, good benefits"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Contributions Specialist in Jefferson City, MO

    I worked at State of Missouri full-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    Healthcare benefits are great, good time off

    Cons

    Pay could be better, those doing this job in other states make significantly more

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