Chicago Public Schools
72Above average
3.8
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Work happiness
Scores based on about 201 responses to Indeed's survey on work happiness
72
Above average
Work Happiness Score
Above average
Do people feel happy at work most of the time?
81
Purpose
High
Do people feel their work has a clear sense of purpose?
80
Learning
Above average
Do people feel they often learn something at work?

Chicago Public Schools Careers and Employment

About us
The Chicago Public Schools is the nation's third-largest school district and the second-largest employer in Illinois, with more than 45,000 employees. The school system operates 600 schools and serves 437,000 students.
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What is it like to work at Chicago Public Schools?

3.8
Work/Life Balance
3.9
Compensation/Benefits
3.3
Job Security/Advancement
3.4
Management
3.6
Culture
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What do employees at Chicago Public Schools say about culture and work-life balance?

Slow-paced
Fast-paced
Stressful
Relaxed
Competitive
Collaborative
4.0
The first 10 years at CPS were fantastic.
Written by Assistant Director Contacts and Administration (Former Employee) from Chicago, IL on March 24, 2020
Personalities and individual Politics changed the positive atmosphere in the department.

Prior to private interference staff worked together as teams to get all projects completed.


The overall experience was fantastic.
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What did candidates say about the interview at Chicago Public Schools?

Interview experience
Based on 196 interviews
Favorable
Interview difficulty
Based on 190 interviews
Medium
Interview process length
Based on 179 interviews
About a week
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