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On average, employees at Old Dominion University give their company a 4.3 rating out of 5.0 - which is 10% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest Old Dominion University employees are Graduate Research Assistants submitting an average rating of 4.4 and Research Assistants with a rating of 4.2.

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4.3
Average Rating
(based on 31 Old Dominion University Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.2
Growth Opportunities
3.9
People You Work With
4.7
Person You Work For
4.5
Rewards You Receive
3.9
Support You Get
4.4
Way You Work
4.5
Work Setting
4.1
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"I like working for Old Dominion University. I've been working here for almost 4 years. It provides very friendly environment for international students, which enriches the diversity of this university. Very good research facilities, basically, just a good place to work at."
Posted 8 years ago in Norfolk, VA
Old Dominion University Employee

"Worked as a Graduate Research Assistant and It is a good learning experience as a student."

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

"I'm in graduate school, so it's a different perspective. Overall positive."

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

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

4.3
Old Dominion University (41)

4.9 Highest Rated in this Industry is Northwest Missouri State University (6)
2.9 Lowest Rated in this Industry is Vatterott College (8)
4.0 Average of All Companies in this Industry (12,266)
Research Assistant

"I am currently finishing up the Ph. D. program here at Old Dominion University. The opportunity I have gotten to come here has been nothing short of amazing. I have learned a lot of fundamental skills that can be applied across a variety of industries and would highly recommend the program to someone looking to get their Ph. D."

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

"very good to work there. The professor i volunteered under was very talented and professional."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Old Dominion University Employee

"I worked for Old Dominion University as a Graduate Teaching assistant as well as a research assistant right from the beginning of my master's. Under the mentorship of my professor, I was able to do all the tasks assigned to me without delay."

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

"I've worked for Old Dominion University for 3 years. Being a student technician has put me in a position to lead, work, and learn. I have a lot of experience with customer service as it is a huge part of the job. Trouble shooting technical issues with all of the events that happen around campus as well as setting equipment up and taking them down."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Old Dominion University Employee

"I have worked as a teacher assistant at Old Dominion University for 3 years. I have been learned how to interact most effectively with the students as well as trying to guide them with their assignments to get it done correctly. The job can help the students to gain self-confidence and equip them with more disciplines for their future jobs."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Old Dominion University Employee

"It is a great place for studying."

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

"I am currently working with the research department of Old dominion university were i am working on cryogenic simple crystal lead magnesium titanate actuator, the design, optimization, modeling and testing of a piezoelectric footwear energy harvester. it a very rich laboratory my supervisor Professor Tian-Bing Xu is very helpful he is always there, always motivating."

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

"I have worked for Old Dominion University as graduate research assistant and graduate teaching assistant.It is an ideal choice for students willing to work in research based environment and improve knowledge in core areas."

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

"Maximum level of learning is assured!!"

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

"I like working for Old Dominion University. I've been working here for almost 4 years. It provides very friendly environment for international students, which enriches the diversity of this university. Very good research facilities, basically, just a good place to work at."

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

"I am working as Research assistant at ODU, VA. During this period I have learned many new technologies such as Android development, Raspberry Pi, WAMP, LAMP, PHP, Javascript. There were always challenging tasks arranged for me and I was able to finish them with higher satisfaction."

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

"ODU is an excellent organization to work for. As a gay man, it supports diversity and is committed to excellence in research and teaching. Colleagues and students are friendly and helpful. I can only speak highly and recommend ODU as a place of growth, employment, advancement, and education."

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

"This university is one of the best schools you can work."

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

Old Dominion University Reviews FAQs

Is Old Dominion University a good company to work for?

Old Dominion University has an overall rating of 4.3 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 31 Old Dominion University Review Ratings left anonymously by Old Dominion University employees, which is 10% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 100% of employees would recommend working at Old Dominion University.

Does Old Dominion University pay their employees well?

Old Dominion University employees earn $30,000 annually on average, or $14 per hour, which is 55% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 20 Old Dominion University employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find Old Dominion University Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working a Old Dominion University?

100% of employees would recommend working at Old Dominion University with the overall rating of 4.3 out of 5. Employees also rated Old Dominion University 4.2 out of 5 for Company Culture, 3.9 for Rewards You Receive, 3.9 for Growth Opportunities and 4.4 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at Old Dominion University?

According to our data, the highest paying job at Old Dominion University is a Director of Software Engineering at $111,000 annually. Browse Old Dominion University Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at Old Dominion University?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at Old Dominion University is a Graduate Research Engineer at $6,000 annually. Browse Old Dominion University Salaries by Job Profile.

What are the pros and cons of working at Old Dominion University?

According to reviews on CareerBliss, employees commonly rated the pros of working at Old Dominion University to be Company Culture, Growth Opportunities, People You Work With and Person You Work For, and no cons.

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