University of Washington Employee Reviews about "low salary"

Updated Dec 19, 2020

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Pros
  • "Great benefits for UW employees through the state(in 182 reviews)

  • "Great team, fun work environment(in 177 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Low Salary and not so many benefits(in 54 reviews)

  • "No benefits but it is part-time(in 41 reviews)

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    1. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      NA

      Dec 19, 2020 - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      Awesome work/life balance. Research is moving forward, chance to work on new technologies.

      Cons

      low salary, difficult to get promotion or change your role

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    2. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good company overall for early to mid career

      Oct 6, 2020 - Technical Advisor 
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      Pros

      Great academic environment and work culture

      Cons

      Slow processes and low salaries

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    3. 3.0
      Current Employee

      Great Environment, You don't come for the Pay...

      Oct 1, 2020 - Foster School of Business 
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      Pros

      Supportive culture and community base

      Cons

      Extremely low salaries and ok benefits.

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      UW

      Mar 4, 2020 - Professor in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      Many very smart, dedicated colleagues

      Cons

      Relatively low salaries in comparison to peer institutions as well as the sky-rocketing cost of living in Seattle

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    5. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Lots of things to learn

      Jan 28, 2020 - Research Scientist 
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      Pros

      Good people to work with

      Cons

      low salary comparing to other company

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    6. 4.0
      Former Employee

      Good university

      Jun 4, 2019 - Research Associate 
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      Pros

      Good academic environment and nice location.

      Cons

      Low salaries and shorter contracts

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    7. 2.0
      Current Employee, more than 1 year

      Postdoctoral salary in Bioengineering Department

      May 30, 2019 - Senior Postdoctoral Fellow in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      Good healthy care insurance and retirement plan

      Cons

      Low salary , high rental price in this working area, no childcare support, high transportation fee

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Postdoc

      May 13, 2019 - Postdoctoral Research Associate 
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      Pros

      encourages innovation, peaceful, competitive benefits,

      Cons

      Low salary, competitive, temporary position

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Good leaning environment

      Feb 11, 2019 - Anonymous Employee 
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      Pros

      Good environment to collaborate with other faculty.

      Cons

      Low salary for a research assistant

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    10. 4.0
      Former Employee, less than 1 year

      Positive experience

      Dec 14, 2018 - Anonymous Employee in Seattle, WA
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      Pros

      Work life balance with room to move.

      Cons

      Low salary compared to similar Seattle jobs.

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