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4.1
Average Rating
(based on 116 University of Massachusetts Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.0
Growth Opportunities
3.6
People You Work With
4.4
Person You Work For
4.4
Rewards You Receive
3.7
Support You Get
4.1
Way You Work
4.3
Work Setting
4.0
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"I have enjoyed working at the Annual Fund. I enjoyed the motivating atmosphere and there is room to grow. You foster a lot of great connections and there are opportunities to learn and develop new skills."
Posted 8 years ago
Volunteer

"The diversity, collaboration and support is wonderful working at U-Mass."

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"The different issues students faced and how they were handled."

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

"Honestly, I only worked at U-mass as peer adviser with out pay."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"The interest the staff demonstrates in helping students fulfill their needs."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Listen to the student views, before decision making that affects them."

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

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I went here as an undergraduate, so I enjoy being on campus, but I really don't like my job."

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

"Not all of the jobs are like this, but mine isn't particuarly great!"

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I often feel like I don't 100% understand what I'm doing and that is particularly stressful when my boss asks me about something I've done and we attempt to troubleshoot what went wrong. The other people in the lab have had a lot more extensive training and background education in the subject matter and take for granted that I must know the same things that they do, but I don't."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would have a more effective training program so that people would feel more confident and comfortable working on their own early on."

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

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"A very team focused environment. Enjoyed working on cutting-edge research."

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

"Find a advisor that will not just give verbal praise but also help with getting you some perks for doing a great job."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"The graduate student salary and benefits were really low. Need a job with real salary."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Not sure about the CEO but the chancellor of the university could have done more for research than getting the poor football team in MAC."

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

"I was in charge of helping students during their lab sessions."

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I liked the fact that it helped me make use of the skills that I acquired during my academic year."

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

"Be confident and make sure you have a good knowledge of circuit designing."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"The fact that it was just a temporary job and I did not get to do it for a very long time."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Make it such that a lot more candidates can participate."

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 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Senior Software Administrator

"A good place to work overall."

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"Flexibility, nice people, friendly work environment. Great benefits and clean buildings."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"Lack of career movement or acquiring new skills, lack of acknowledgement for good work done."

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

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I liked it very much. I had the opportunity to teach and enhance my knowledge."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I had no complaint working at UMASS Lowell. It was a pleasure for me."

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
Library Assistant

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I really loved working with maps in the map collection."

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

"Work in the library and in the map collection upstairs."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"The students could be a little much from time to time."

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

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I enjoyed the autonomy given to me by my advisor and the responsibility to complete a variety of tasks."

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

"UMass Lowell is a great place for anyone looking to conduct cutting-edge research, especially in the field of composites and finite element modeling."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"Obviously, as a student, the pay could always be better."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"My management team consisted of professors who were all excellent in my several years at UMass Lowell."

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 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Teaching Assistant

What do you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"I really liked engaging the students in class to ask questions and be free thinkers."

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

"Maintain a high GPA and always make yourself available for students and professors."

What don't you like about working at University of Massachusetts?

"My boss was embarrassingly inefficient in regards to organization and communication. I believe she had severe OCD, which made it very hard to please her in my personal style of organizing."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"The management needs to e-mail back on time and not ask ridiculous personal favors that don't pertain to your job description."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Graduate Research Assistant
Person You Work For 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 3.6 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.6 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2.6 / 5
Company Culture 4.2 / 5 Way You Work 3.7 / 5
Research Associate
Person You Work For 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.9 / 5 Work Setting 2.2 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2.9 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.8 / 5
Company Culture 2.9 / 5 Way You Work 4.7 / 5
Business Development Associate
Person You Work For 4.5 / 5 People You Work With 4.5 / 5 Work Setting 4.5 / 5
Support You Get 4.5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.1 / 5
Company Culture 3.5 / 5 Way You Work 3.7 / 5
Research Assistant
Person You Work For 4.3 / 5 People You Work With 4.3 / 5 Work Setting 4.3 / 5
Support You Get 4.1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.2 / 5
Company Culture 4.3 / 5 Way You Work 4.6 / 5
Graduate Student
Person You Work For 2.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.5 / 5 Work Setting 3.6 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.8 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Professional
Person You Work For 4.9 / 5 People You Work With 4.6 / 5 Work Setting 4.6 / 5
Support You Get 4.6 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4.7 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.7 / 5
Company Culture 4.6 / 5 Way You Work 4.6 / 5

University of Massachusetts Reviews FAQs

Is University of Massachusetts a good company to work for?

University of Massachusetts has an overall rating of 4.1 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 116 University of Massachusetts Review Ratings left anonymously by University of Massachusetts employees, which is 5% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 97% of employees would recommend working at University of Massachusetts.

Does University of Massachusetts pay their employees well?

University of Massachusetts employees earn $32,000 annually on average, or $15 per hour, which is 52% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 67 University of Massachusetts employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find University of Massachusetts Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working a University of Massachusetts?

97% of employees would recommend working at University of Massachusetts with the overall rating of 4.1 out of 5. Employees also rated University of Massachusetts 4.0 out of 5 for Company Culture, 3.7 for Rewards You Receive, 3.6 for Growth Opportunities and 4.1 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at University of Massachusetts?

According to our data, the highest paying job at University of Massachusetts is a Director of IT at $152,000 annually. Browse University of Massachusetts Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at University of Massachusetts?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at University of Massachusetts is a Stocker at $16,000 annually. Browse University of Massachusetts Salaries by Job Profile.

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

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

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