Compare G4S vs Paragon Security BETA

See how working at G4S vs. Paragon Security 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 G4S vs. Paragon Security. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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G4S

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Paragon Security

Employee Ratings

  • G4S scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Paragon Security scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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)
3.3
(based on 2661 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 208 reviews)
Paragon Security employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than G4S employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.3
Paragon Security employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than G4S employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.5
Paragon Security employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than G4S employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.4
Paragon Security employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than G4S employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
3.4
Paragon Security employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than G4S employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
G4S Ceo Ashley Almanza
61%
61%Ashley Almanza
CEO Approval
Paragon Security Ceo Ron ‘R.J.’ France
74%
74%Ron ‘R.J.’ France
Paragon Security employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than G4S employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
55%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Paragon Security employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than G4S employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Paragon Security employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 28% higher than G4S employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Paragon Security has 77 more total submitted salaries than G4S.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Security Guard59 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Pre-Board Screening Officer5 Salaries
CA$22/hr
Security Supervisor5 Salaries
CA$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Security Guard132 Salaries
CA$16/hr
Concierge17 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Security Supervisor12 Salaries
CA$18/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at G4S.
  • "Sites good" was the most mentioned Pro at Paragon Security.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at G4S.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Paragon Security.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 79 reviews)
"Decent pay"(in 52 reviews)
Pros
"Sites good"(in 7 reviews)
"Easy job"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 74 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 46 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 12 reviews)
"Part time"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review
"excellent"Apr 24, 2021

Current Employee - Shift Supervisor

I have been working at G4S full-time for less than a year

Pros

good and exceelent, pays well

Cons

scheduling does not pick call.

"Great Company"Jun 10, 2021

Current Employee - Security Guard

I have been working at Paragon Security full-time

Pros

Good pay for most Great work environment

Cons

No overtime mostly if your are getting around 17+

Job Postings

G4S has 4,122 more recently posted open jobs than Paragon Security.