Compare AECOM vs Arup BETA

See how working at AECOM vs. Arup compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at AECOM vs. Arup. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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AECOM

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Arup

Employee Ratings

  • Arup scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 5297 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1209 reviews)
Arup employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.8
Arup employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.7
Arup employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.4
Arup employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
4.2
Arup employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Troy Rudd
68%
68%Troy Rudd
CEO Approval
Arup Ceo Alan Belfield
91%
91%Alan Belfield
Arup employees rated their CEO Approval 23% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Arup employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Arup employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AECOM has 324 more total submitted salaries than Arup.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager11 Salaries
CA$107,024/yr
Engineer7 Salaries
CA$71,226/yr
Vice President4 Salaries
CA$195,815/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Assistant1 Salaries
CA$59,104/yr
Engineer2 Salaries
CA$69,796/yr
Vice President1 Salaries
CA$170,600/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at AECOM.
  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Arup.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at AECOM.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at Arup.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 226 reviews)
"Great people"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 98 reviews)
"Interesting projects"(in 95 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 169 reviews)
"Large company"(in 133 reviews)
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 82 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 54 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Landscape Architectural Designer

I worked at AECOM full-time for more than a year

Pros

good government large projects to work on

Cons

less company culture, poor management

Advice to Management

more respects to the opinion of others and less micromanagement

Current Employee - Senior Fp&A Analyst

I have been working at Arup full-time for more than a year

Pros

Diversity of projects, great culture, and lots of opportunities.

Cons

Management often books late meetings, lack of focused career plans for anyone outside the core engineering disciplines

Job Postings

AECOM has 2,505 more recently posted open jobs than Arup.