Compare General Mills vs 3M BETA

See how working at General Mills vs. 3M 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 General Mills vs. 3M. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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General Mills

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3M

Employee Ratings

  • General Mills 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.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2336 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 3137 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
General Mills Ceo Jeff Harmening
94%
94%Jeff Harmening
General Mills employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
3M Ceo Mike Roman
81%
81%Mike Roman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
General Mills employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
General Mills employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

3M has 25 more total submitted salaries than General Mills.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Development Manager5 Salaries
CA$107,632/yr
Account Manager3 Salaries
CA$68,699/yr
Engineer1 Salaries
CA$83,560/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Analyst2 Salaries
CA$26/hr
Sales Representative3 Salaries
CA$77,054/yr
Software Developer2 Salaries
CA$84,932/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at General Mills.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at 3M.
  • General Mills had 43 more reviews than 3M that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 358 reviews)
"Great people"(in 122 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 151 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 100 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 56 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 57 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 48 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Oct 27, 2020

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at General Mills full-time

Pros

Flexible work hours and good management

Cons

Slow deicison making process and some silos

Current Employee - Inside Sales Representative

I have been working at 3M full-time for less than a year

Pros

Amazing Benefits program,able to have flexibility when it comes to working from home when sick and incredibly inclusive to everyone working.

Cons

Hard to get into the company (long application process). Not easy to move around in the company when it comes to jobs ( you must stay in your position at least 2yrs)

Job Postings

3M has 984 more recently posted open jobs than General Mills.