Compare GE vs Jacobs BETA

See how working at GE vs. Jacobs 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 GE vs. Jacobs. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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GE

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Jacobs

Employee Ratings

  • GE scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Jacobs scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 12801 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4107 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
88%
88%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
CEO Approval
Jacobs Ceo Steven Demetriou
91%
91%Steven Demetriou
Jacobs employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than GE employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Jacobs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than GE employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GE has 299 more total submitted salaries than Jacobs.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager10 Salaries
CA$80,371/yr
Engineer10 Salaries
CA$78,455/yr
Intern13 Salaries
CA$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager8 Salaries
CA$155,391/yr
Project Engineer3 Salaries
CA$103,402/yr
Intern1 Salaries
CA$53,595/yr

What Employees Say

  • GE had 314 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GE.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Jacobs.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 483 reviews)
"Great people"(in 334 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 169 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 150 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 428 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 222 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 64 reviews)
"Large company"(in 63 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

-Rotate in several areas of finance (FP&A, Commercial Finance, Supply Chain Finance, Investor Relations, BD, Controllership, etc) -Great executive exposure (CEOs, CFOs, etc.) -Opportunity to live in... up to 4 different places in 2 years (with potential to rotate internationally) -Opportunity to rotate in multiple GE businesses (Gas Power, Renewable Energy, Nuclear, Aviation, Healthcare, Digital, Additive, Capital, etc.) -Challenging virtual/in person classes throughout the two year program in cities such Atlanta, Boston, New York (GE Crotonville), Chicago, etc. -Comprehensive relocation assistance/moving packages -Competitive 401k plan -Competitive compensation -Flexible work from home options

Cons

-Challenging business environment given COVID-19

"Good Company"Aug 26, 2021

Current Employee - Assistant Project Manager

I have been working at Jacobs full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good company to work for

Cons

not lot of bad things to say

Job Postings

Jacobs has 3,378 more recently posted open jobs than GE.