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 5 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • 3M scored higher in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2243 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 3016 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
General Mills Ceo Jeff Harmening
92%
92%Jeff Harmening
General Mills employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
3M Ceo Mike Roman
84%
84%Mike Roman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
General Mills employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
General Mills employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

3M has 25 more total submitted salaries than General Mills.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Development Manager5 Salaries
CA$107,397/yr
Account Manager3 Salaries
CA$68,549/yr
Engineer1 Salaries
CA$83,378/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Business Analyst1 Salaries
CA$65,048/yr
Sales Representative3 Salaries
CA$76,885/yr
Software Developer2 Salaries
CA$84,746/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at General Mills.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at 3M.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at General Mills.
  • "Plano de carreira" was the most mentioned Con at 3M.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 352 reviews)
"Great people"(in 121 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 149 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 135 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 97 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 56 reviews)
Cons
"Plano de carreira"(in 75 reviews)
"Plano de"(in 56 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Marketing Manager

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

Pros

Great people. Great training ground. Good compensation. Good work life balance.

Cons

Minnesota nice. Sometimes too slow to react to changing market dynamics.

Advice to Management

Keep up the great work.

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 268 more recently posted open jobs than General Mills.