Compare Nexen vs Shell BETA

See how Shell vs. Nexen compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 219 reviews)
4.0
(based on 4596 reviews)
Career Opportunities
2.8
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
3.8
Senior Management
2.8
3.5
Culture & Values
2.9
3.9
CEO Approval
Nexen Ceo Fang Zhi
52%Fang Zhi
Shell Ceo Ben van Beurden
92%Ben van Beurden
% Recommend to a friend
45%
79%
Positive Business Outlook
13%
67%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer5 Salaries
CA$125,415/yr
Technical Summer Student5 Salaries
CA$5,385/mo
Team Lead3 Salaries
CA$141,463/yr
Engineer17 Salaries
CA$108,904/yr
Intern12 Salaries
CA$5,919/mo
Business Analyst12 Salaries
CA$106,913/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Great people"(in 26 reviews)
"Good people"(in 20 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 691 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 262 reviews)
Cons
"Chinese"(in 9 reviews)
"Middle management"(in 8 reviews)
"Slow decision making"(in 172 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 125 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - GIT

I worked at Nexen full-time

Pros

Great people to work with

Cons

Change following CNOOC take over

"Shell cares!"Dec 24, 2018

Current Employee - Contracts Manager

I have been working at Shell full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Competitive salary and bonus package, company cares about its people, company cares for the environment, my boss is flexible, pragmatic and honest, allows flexibility where the job permits (i.e. work... from home), very strong ethics policy

Cons

can be slow to make decisions

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