Compare Airbus vs Thales BETA

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

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Thales

Employee Ratings

  • Airbus scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Thales scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 1679 reviews)
Airbus employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 71 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Airbus employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Airbus employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Airbus employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Airbus employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Airbus employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Airbus Ceo Guillaume Faury
95%
95%Guillaume Faury
CEO Approval
Thales Ceo Patrice Caine
95%
95%Patrice Caine
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Airbus employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 28% higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Thales has 120 more total submitted salaries than Airbus.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Work Experience Engineer2 Salaries
A$25/hr
Senior Systems Engineer1 Salaries
A$106,537/yr
Project Manager1 Salaries
A$144,540/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer17 Salaries
A$87,293/yr
Systems Engineer8 Salaries
A$96,949/yr
Program Manager5 Salaries
A$192,178/yr

What Employees Say

  • Airbus had 5 more reviews than Thales that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Airbus.
  • "French" was the most mentioned Con at Thales.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Bonne ambiance"(in 65 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 116 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 38 reviews)
"Inertie"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
"French"(in 58 reviews)
"Lourdeur"(in 47 reviews)
Featured Review
"Loved it"1 Sep 2020

Former Intern - Work Experience Engineer

I worked at Airbus

Pros

Great people, learnt a lot, got a taste of everything

Cons

Work days started very early, took a little while to travel to each day

"good company"3 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Software Engineer

I worked at Thales full-time for less than a year

Pros

good work and life balance

Cons

a little constrained on mobility

Job Postings

Thales has 2,446 more recently posted open jobs than Airbus.