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Updated Nov. 6, 2021

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Found 879 of over 879 reviews
3.6
64% Recommend to a Friend
City of New York Mayor Bill de Blasio
26% Approve of CEO

Found 42 of over 879 reviews

3.6
64%
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26%
Approve of CEO
City of New York Mayor Bill de Blasio
Bill de Blasio
255 Ratings
Pros
  • "Work life balance and working on headline projects(in 28 reviews)

  • "Great benefits and attractive pensions(in 42 reviews)

  • Cons
  • "Low pay, lack of support at times(in 19 reviews)

  • "Can be difficult to get hired as an external candidate because of civil service title requirements(in 17 reviews)

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    1. 5.0
      Current Employee

      city benefits

      Nov. 6, 2021 - Engineer 
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      the city offers great benefits

      Cons

      takes longer to process salary increases

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    2. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 10 years

      Pros and Cons

      Oct. 21, 2021 - Accounts Payable in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, opportunity to serve children

      Cons

      Significant resistance to innovation at all levels

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    4. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Still the Greatest Job on Earth

      Aug. 11, 2021 - Fire Lieutenant in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Camaraderie, physical activity, adrenaline rush, good pay, great benefits, pension, investment opportunities. Flexible schedule.

      Cons

      Fires, death, loss of friends,

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    5. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Working for NYCDOE

      Jul. 27, 2021 - Literacy Coach in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Union benefits vacation great benefits love the kids committed administration

      Cons

      teacher knowledge is limited teachers are not motivated low family involvement

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    6. 5.0
      Current Employee

      City Employee

      Jul. 22, 2021 - Director of Communications in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits, great hours, great people.

      Cons

      Changing administrations (Mayors) and limited compensation.

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    7. 2.0
      Current Employee

      School Safety Agent

      Jul. 19, 2021 - Law Enforcement Officer in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      The health benefits are great and the vacation time allowed to take off is pretty flexible.

      Cons

      Over worked under payed. Currently the job is being politicized and not sure if we will remain under NYPD job title may be moved to department of education.

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    8. 5.0
      Current Employee

      GREAT AGENCY

      Jun. 28, 2021 - Managing Director in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great benefits and attractive pensions.

      Cons

      Modest growth with slow trajectory.

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    9. 4.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Great Job

      Jun. 3, 2021 - Assistant Teacher in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Benefits are great, and summers off.

      Cons

      Salary is not high enough .

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    10. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Much like living in the city, working for the city is an adventure

      May 24, 2021 - Community Associate in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      great benefits (insurance and PTO), work hours are pretty reasonable but depends on where you work.

      Cons

      not as innovative, a lot of red tape

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    11. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Great Job

      May 5, 2021 - Teacher in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Great Benefits, awesome hours, fun job

      Cons

      You have to be good at adjusting with change.

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