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Working at Pfizer in Groton, CT: 21 Employee Job Reviews by Real Employee working in Groton, CT Area

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On average, employees in Groton, CT at Pfizer give their company a 2.3 rating out of 5.0 based on 21, whereas overall Average Rating of Pfizer is 4.2 out of 5.0 based on 424 Pfizer Review Ratings. The happiest Pfizer employees in Groton, CT are Data Managers submitting an average rating of 4.8 and Assistant Scientists with a rating of 4.7.

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4.2
Average Rating
(based on 257 Pfizer Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.0
Growth Opportunities
3.7
People You Work With
4.5
Person You Work For
4.3
Rewards You Receive
4.2
Support You Get
4.3
Way You Work
4.3
Work Setting
4.3
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"It was a privilege to work at Pfizer. I like the idea that I was working toward improving the health of mankind. I had intelligent, kind co-workers."
Posted 9 years ago in Chesterfield, MO

Working at Pfizer in Groton, CT: 21 Employee Reviews

Pfizer Employee

"Solid work in Scientific Software applications. Challenging workload and rewarding projects!"

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

"I have worked for more than 1 yr. Great place to work."

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

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

4.2
Pfizer (424)

4.5 Highest Rated in this Industry is Vertex Pharmaceuticals (8)
3.0 Lowest Rated in this Industry is DPT Laboratories (10)
3.8 Average of All Companies in this Industry (5,383)
Software Development Intern

"Great company, as an intern, they throw you in and hopefully you will survive and learn a great deal."

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

"I had a great and rewarding time."

What do you like about working at Pfizer?

"I like the great team of people. I felt I was making a significant contribution to the team effort."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Just put your best foot forward, and if you're a good fit (I was perfect), it will be a rewarding experience."

What don't you like about working at Pfizer?

"Can't say a thing now. I really hated working in the plant across the street, but now Pfizer Global R&D is a great place to work."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Keep up the good work. Avoid going back to the 80s."

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 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Senior Associate
Work Setting 2 / 5 Company Culture 3 / 5
Lead Architect

"Not the place I hired into - was great - now not."

What do you like about working at Pfizer?

"I like doing something important for the world - making medicines that save people's lives."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Don't. I cannot think of anyone who, starting new with the company now, would not think it was one of the worst decisions they have made. Wait until all of this restructuring is over - wait until 2015 before looking to work here."

What don't you like about working at Pfizer?

"It's now a culture of scarcity and a culture of fear. There is severe punishment for many different outcomes."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Remember that it is the people who do things - things that you cannot outsource. That is going to bite you."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Scientist
People You Work With 4.5 / 5 Work Setting 4.9 / 5 Support You Get 4.9 / 5
Rewards You Receive 4.4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.5 / 5 Company Culture 4.5 / 5
Way You Work 4.8 / 5
Senior Analytical Chemist

"I loved working at Pfizer."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4.5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Assistant Scientist
Person You Work For 4.6 / 5 People You Work With 4.8 / 5 Work Setting 4.8 / 5
Support You Get 4.7 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.8 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4.8 / 5 Way You Work 4.7 / 5
Lead Architect
People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5 Support You Get 5 / 5
Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5 Company Culture 5 / 5
Way You Work 5 / 5
Support Engineer

"It was a highly technical job."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4.9 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.1 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.9 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Senior Java Developer
Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4.5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4.5 / 5
Team Leader

"Great place to work and start with."

Java Developer

"Pfizer is a very good company."

Help Desk Technician

"It's corporate."

What do you like about working at Pfizer?

"I loved it."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Get on board."

What don't you like about working at Pfizer?

"There is nothing I disliked."

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