Compare AECOM vs Gensler BETA

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

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Gensler

Employee Ratings

  • Gensler scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 4976 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 983 reviews)
Gensler employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.7
Gensler employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Gensler employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.2
Gensler employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.9
Gensler employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Michael S. Burke
65%
65%Michael S. Burke
CEO Approval
Gensler Ceo Andy Cohen and Diane Hoskins
91%
91%Andy Cohen and Diane Hoskins
Gensler employees rated their CEO Approval 26% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Gensler employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Gensler employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AECOM has 319 more total submitted salaries than Gensler.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Engineer21 Salaries
A$144,322/yr
Associate Director11 Salaries
A$186,304/yr
Senior Consultant5 Salaries
A$106,879/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Graphic Designer1 Salaries
A$95,000/yr
NSW1 Salaries
A$90,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • AECOM had 147 more reviews than Gensler that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • AECOM had 122 more reviews than Gensler that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at AECOM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Gensler.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 208 reviews)
"Great people"(in 180 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 61 reviews)
"Great people"(in 58 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 159 reviews)
"Large company"(in 123 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 48 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 46 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Engineer

I have been working at AECOM full-time

Pros

- Unlimited opportunities - Visible, personable and approachable management team

Cons

- Timesheets and relentless focus on utilization (typical of all consultancies) - Strategy chops and changes often / vision can be a little unclear

Current Employee - Interior Designer

I have been working at Gensler full-time for more than a year

Pros

Amazing culture, non-hierarchical, many oppertunities for growth and learning, stong research led firm, global opertunities

Cons

Technology should be improved across all levels of staff, financial rewards are average

Job Postings

AECOM has 2,846 more recently posted open jobs than Gensler.