Compare Nexen vs Husky Energy BETA

See how working at Nexen vs. Husky Energy 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 Nexen vs. Husky Energy. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Nexen

Husky Energy

Employee Ratings

  • Nexen scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Husky Energy scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 224 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 374 reviews)
Husky Energy employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Nexen employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
3.1
Husky Energy employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Nexen employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.1
Husky Energy employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Nexen employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.3
Husky Energy employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Nexen employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nexen Ceo Fang Zhi
47%
47%Fang Zhi
CEO Approval
Husky Energy Ceo Robert J. Peabody
69%
69%Robert J. Peabody
Husky Energy employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Nexen employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
49%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Husky Energy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Nexen employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
17%
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Husky Energy employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 27% higher than Nexen employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Husky Energy has 272 more total submitted salaries than Nexen.
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What Employees Say

  • Husky Energy had 6 more reviews than Nexen that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Chinese" was the most mentioned Con at Nexen.
  • "Oil and gas" was the most mentioned Con at Husky Energy.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 27 reviews)
"Good people"(in 20 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 35 reviews)
"Great people"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Chinese"(in 9 reviews)
"Middle management"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Oil and gas"(in 7 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Instrument Technician

I worked at Nexen full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Pay and benefits, great team environment

Cons

Micromanagement, slow day, lay off threats

Advice to Management

None

Former Employee - Director

I worked at Husky Energy full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

had opportunities to work in a number of different roles

Cons

can be a very cyclic industry and the past 5 years have been very difficult leading to many lay offs.

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