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On average, employees at Pearson give their company a 3.8 rating out of 5.0 - which is equal to the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest Pearson employees are Software Development Interns submitting an average rating of 4.0 and Equipment Services Project Managers also with a rating of 4.0. Browse Pearson Reviews by Job Title →

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3.8
Average Rating
(based on 59 Pearson Review Ratings)
Company Culture 3.9
Growth Opportunities 3.2
People You Work With 4.2
Person You Work For 4.0
Rewards You Receive 3.6
Support You Get 3.8
Way You Work 3.8
Work Setting 3.7

99 Pearson Company Reviews and Ratings


Lead Developer
Posted this month in Iowa City, IA

"I worked at Pearson from February of 2001 until August of 2004. I have been a stay-at-home parent since then. Pearson was a great place to work. I was put on very challenging and rewarding projects."

Way You Work 4 / 5 Person You Work For 5 / 5 Support You Get 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
People You Work With 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Anonymous Employee
Posted last month in Iowa City, IA

"Good working environment in Iowa City."

People You Work With 3 / 5 Company Culture 2 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Support You Get 2 / 5 Person You Work For 1 / 5
Growth Opportunities 2 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

3.8
Pearson (99)

4.5 Highest Rated in this Industry is Round Table Pizza (10)
3.0 Lowest Rated in this Industry is Levy Restaurants (14)
3.7 Average of All Companies in this Industry (3,809)
Incident Manager
Posted 3 months ago

"I've worked at Pearson for about 2 years now and it is a very unique place to work. Things are always in a constant state of change internally so I am always being assigned to work on new projects, which makes this a very dynamic place to work."

Way You Work 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5
Work Setting 3 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5 Person You Work For 4 / 5
Growth Opportunities 4 / 5 Support You Get 3 / 5
Product Owner
Posted 4 months ago in Centennial, CO

"Coming from a non-profit industry, Pearson is a major change. It's a huge company with offices all over the world."

Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Support You Get 3 / 5 People You Work With 2 / 5
Person You Work For 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
Work Setting 2 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5

Average Pearson Ratings in the Past 3 Years

Year Salary
2011 $3
2012 $4
2013 $3
Software Development Intern
Posted 5 months ago in Chandler, AZ

"Good to work for this company."

People You Work With 4 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Way You Work 4 / 5 Support You Get 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Person You Work For 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5
Software Development Intern
Posted 5 months ago in Chandler, AZ

"I have worked as an intern and I liked the work environment there."

Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Company Culture 5 / 5 Person You Work For 4 / 5
People You Work With 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Project Manager
Posted 5 months ago in Iowa City, IA

"I started at Pearson in 2010 and have gained much experience along the way and developed my skill set. I'm thankful for what I have learned here but I don't plan on being in the assessment industry much longer."

People You Work With 5 / 5 Support You Get 3 / 5 Company Culture 3 / 5
Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Person You Work For 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Work Setting 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Anonymous Employee
Posted 5 months ago in Centennial, CO

"I've worked for Pearson for about a year."

Work Setting 3 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Company Culture 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Way You Work 4 / 5 Person You Work For 2 / 5
Anonymous Employee
Posted 5 months ago in Westwood, NJ

"Management does not care about employees, nor do the higher-ups. This is a foreign owned co. do not care about their United States employees, jobs sent overseas to India and other countries."

Rewards You Receive 1 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Company Culture 1 / 5
Person You Work For 5 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5 Way You Work 1 / 5
Growth Opportunities 1 / 5 Support You Get 1 / 5
Network Access Engineer
Posted 5 months ago

"Pearson Education is one of the most reputed international companies."

Way You Work 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Person You Work For 5 / 5
Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5 Support You Get 4 / 5
Work Setting 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Anonymous Employee
Posted 7 months ago in Irving, TX

"I haven't been here very long, but so far it's been a good company. Management is very approachable and open to feedback, and compensation is fair."

Work Setting 4 / 5 Person You Work For 5 / 5 Support You Get 5 / 5
Growth Opportunities 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5
Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5
Anonymous Employee
Posted 7 months ago in Iowa City, IA

"I have only worked for just 4 months in contract project. But I received all resources needed for that project."

People You Work With 4 / 5 Support You Get 4 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5
Work Setting 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Growth Opportunities 3 / 5 Person You Work For 4 / 5
Lead QA Test Automation Engineer
Posted 7 months ago in Rancho Cordova, CA

"Good company with great benefits."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5
Work Setting 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5 Company Culture 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Anonymous Employee
Posted 7 months ago in Denver, CO

"Hmm.. everything is good anyways."

People You Work With 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Support You Get 5 / 5
Way You Work 5 / 5 Person You Work For 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Growth Opportunities 5 / 5 Company Culture 5 / 5
Anonymous Employee
Posted 7 months ago in Boston, MA

"Pearson has been a good company to work for, there are 40,000 people who really do come in every day to try to solve the big challenges in education. In my 13 years there I have found colleagues with passion and dedication."

Work Setting 4 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Support You Get 4 / 5
Person You Work For 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5
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