Compare APA vs Wood BETA

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

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Wood

Employee Ratings

  • APA scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Wood scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 22 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 590 reviews)
Wood employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than APA employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.4
Career Opportunities
3.1
Wood employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than APA employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.4
Wood employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than APA employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.3
Senior Management
2.9
Wood employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than APA employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.5
Culture & Values
3.2
Wood employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than APA employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
APA Ceo Michael McCormack
50%
50%Michael McCormack
CEO Approval
Wood Ceo Robin Watson
72%
72%Robin Watson
Wood employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than APA employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Wood employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than APA employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
APA employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Wood employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

APA has 4 more total submitted salaries than Wood.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
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A$107,453/yr
Manager1 Salaries
A$120,000/yr
Computer Repair Tech2 Salaries
A$195,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Engineer5 Salaries
A$67,600/yr
Manager2 Salaries
A$175,000/yr
Technician1 Salaries
A$53,289/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Wood.
  • "Poor management" was the most mentioned Con at Wood.
Pros
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Pros
"Working environment"(in 38 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Poor management"(in 11 reviews)
"Amec foster wheeler"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"26 Feb 2020

Current Employee - Administrative

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

Pros

Clean office, nice people, good pay

Cons

not very many areas for career growth

Current Contractor - Senior Structural Designer

I have been working at Wood for less than a year

Pros

be part of top brown field and green filed projects across Australia

Cons

looking for new challenges and new city to live

Job Postings

Wood has 500 more recently posted open jobs than APA.