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On average, employees at Stanford University give their company a 4.2 rating out of 5.0 - which is 7% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest Stanford University employees are Administrative Associates submitting an average rating of 4.9 and Research Assistants with a rating of 4.8.

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4.2
Average Rating
(based on 73 Stanford University Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.2
Growth Opportunities
3.9
People You Work With
4.6
Person You Work For
4.4
Rewards You Receive
3.9
Support You Get
4.3
Way You Work
4.3
Work Setting
4.3
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"I worked for a research group in the department of Aeronautics and Astronautics at Stanford University for one year during my graduate studies there. It was an incredible learning experience, and the skills and knowledge acquired will serve me for the rest of my career. It is an excellent complement to graduate coursework."
Posted 9 years ago in Stanford, CA
Stanford University Employee

"I have worked here since January. I don’t have much to say, but experience is good"

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

"I've worked for Stanford University for 18 months. It is a great and stimulating place, very vibrant, full of opportunities. I'd definitively recommend it."

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

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

4.2
Stanford University (87)

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 (12,268)
Stanford University Employee

"I have worked at Stanford for 2 years now, This is definitely a nice place to 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
Stanford University Employee

"I've been a postdoctoral researcher at Stanford, Department of Statistics for 2 years and It gave me a lot of opportunities to improve my knowledge, coding and etc. in the field of machine learning and data science."

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

"Very good experience and training"

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
Stanford University Employee

"Stanford is a wonderful place to work and learn."

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 Fellow

"All great and this was a great opportunity"

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
Guide

"Great space to work with safe and innovative thinking!"

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
Stanford University Employee

"it was a great place to work.Im glad for the experience"

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
Stanford University Employee

"It is great working here."

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
PhD Student

"I've been a student at Stanford University for 5 years, and the quality of research and teaching is great."

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

"I worked in Financial Management Services at Stanford University for nearly four years. I learned a lot and took advantage of many professional development opportunities."

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 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Stanford University Employee

"good to work for. good company."

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
Clinical Research Coordinator

"I have worked in clinical research for almost four years at multiple university settings. I am currently working at Stanford University and have worked there for just shy of a year. It is an incredible place to work, where educational advancement is fostered by various opportunities to grow within the professional environment. It has catalyzed my passion for healthcare innovation and consistently promotes self growth and improvement."

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 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Visiting Scholar

"Stanford is a fantastic place. I love the vibe and the opportunity to work with colleagues from different disciplinary (business, med, engineering, design). The synergy enables us to generate innovative solution for healthcare."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 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 4 / 5

Stanford University Reviews FAQs

Is Stanford University a good company to work for?

Stanford University has an overall rating of 4.2 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 73 Stanford University Review Ratings left anonymously by Stanford University employees, which is 8% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 99% of employees would recommend working at Stanford University.

Does Stanford University pay their employees well?

Stanford University employees earn $55,000 annually on average, or $26 per hour, which is 17% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 46 Stanford University employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find Stanford University Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working at Stanford University?

99% of employees would recommend working at Stanford University with the overall rating of 4.2 out of 5. Employees also rated Stanford University 4.2 out of 5 for Company Culture, 3.9 for Rewards You Receive, 3.9 for Growth Opportunities and 4.3 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at Stanford University?

According to our data, the highest paying job at Stanford University is a Attorney at $169,000 annually. Browse Stanford University Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at Stanford University?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at Stanford University is a Program Researcher at $5,000 annually. Browse Stanford University Salaries by Job Profile.

What are the pros and cons of working at Stanford University?

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

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