Compare Shell vs Chevron BETA

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

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Chevron

Employee Ratings

  • Shell scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Chevron scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • 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)
4.1
(based on 5575 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2978 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Shell Ceo Ben van Beurden
93%
93%Ben van Beurden
Shell employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Chevron employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Chevron Ceo Mike Wirth
89%
89%Mike Wirth
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Shell employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Chevron employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

Shell has 549 more total submitted salaries than Chevron.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer17 Salaries
CA$107,877/yr
Intern12 Salaries
CA$5,910/mo
Cashier9 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer1 Salaries
CA$63,579/yr
Gas Station Attendant2 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Cashier4 Salaries
CA$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Shell.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Chevron.
  • Shell had 81 more reviews than Chevron that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 313 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 230 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 207 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 188 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Slow decision making"(in 200 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 140 reviews)
Cons
"Oil prices"(in 75 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 59 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Software Developer

I worked at Shell full-time for more than a year

Pros

Leadership, Pay, Opportunities, culture, colleagues

Cons

no medical policy, job security, lack of offshore opportunities

Former Employee - Reliability Engineer

I worked at Chevron full-time

Pros

Good support, knowledgeable people, good work/life balance, every other Friday off

Cons

Too focused on inclusion, diversity, equality and all the trendy stuff, instead of being business focused

Advice to Management

Focus on business results - this is not a social club

Job Postings

Shell has 1,062 more recently posted open jobs than Chevron.