Compare Weatherford vs National Oilwell Varco BETA

See how National Oilwell Varco vs. Weatherford compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Weatherford

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 1432 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1750 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Weatherford Ceo Mark A. McCollum
63%
63%Mark A. McCollum
CEO Approval
National Oilwell Varco Ceo Clay C. Williams
83%
83%Clay C. Williams
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
49%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
26%
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 91 reviews)
"Good people"(in 68 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 116 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 106 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Poor management"(in 48 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
"Oil and gas"(in 61 reviews)
"Downturn"(in 48 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Contractor - Senior Financial Analyst

I worked at Weatherford for more than a year

Pros

Cooperative team atmosphere, location, management style (no micro management)

Cons

Orientation to the company and the job could be improved

Former Employee - Welder/Fabricator

I worked at National Oilwell Varco full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

chances to learn a lot

Cons

low pay for the position but it's ok

Advice to Management

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