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3.6
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City of New York Mayor Bill de Blasio
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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. 4.0
      Current Employee

      Low Pay

      Nov. 15, 2021 - Agency Attorney III 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Flexible work schedules and quality of life is available.

      Cons

      Low pay and low mobility.

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    2. 4.0
      Current Temporary Employee, more than 1 year

      great job

      Oct. 19, 2021 - Monitor in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      decent pay nice co workers team players flexible schedule

      Cons

      Temporary position long hours low pay

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    4. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      City of New York Counsel

      Oct. 22, 2021 - Legal Counsel in Nyckelby, Örebro
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Interesting work, passionate people, public service.

      Cons

      Low pay, turnover, volume of work.

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    5. 3.0
      Formerly Self-employed

      Decent place to work

      Oct. 4, 2021 - Director of Government Relations in Brooklyn, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Benefits, Service, Location, Pension, Stable

      Cons

      Antiquated, lacks flexibility, no remote work, bureaucracy, low pay

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    6. 2.0
      Current Employee

      Dedicated public servants

      Sep. 22, 2021 - Anonymous Employee in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Motivated peers and desire to work on tough policy issues Commitment to the public good Decent benefits

      Cons

      Low pay Few opportunities for advancement, almost none for non lawyers No professional development or mentorship opportunity Politics all around

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    7. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 3 years

      New York City employee

      Jun. 17, 2021 - Anonymous Employee 
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      They off Good benefits at least.

      Cons

      Low pay. I mean low pay.

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    8. 3.0
      Current Employee, more than 8 years

      city job

      May 6, 2021 - Senior Fraud Investigator in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      job security, pension and free health insurance

      Cons

      low pay, no career advancement, dental is not good

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    9. 5.0
      Current Employee, more than 5 years

      Teacher review

      Apr. 20, 2021 - Teacher in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Retirement benefits, health benefits, annuity plan

      Cons

      Low pay, lack of support at times

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    10. 5.0
      Current Employee

      full time

      Jan. 3, 2021 - Teacher in White Plains, NY
      Recommend
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      Business Outlook

      Pros

      great best beneficial caring advancement

      Cons

      overwork low pay long hours

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    11. 5.0
      Current Employee

      Very stable, room for advancement

      Nov. 23, 2020 - Associate Attorney in New York, NY
      Recommend
      CEO Approval
      Business Outlook

      Pros

      Good pay for work life balance. Great benefits

      Cons

      Depending on Agency and responsibilities, your clients can make things hectic. Not very structured. Low pay for cost of living

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