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Dow Jones

Employee Ratings

  • Dow Jones scored higher in 6 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Wall Street Journal scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 694 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 195 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.1
Wall Street Journal employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Dow Jones employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Dow Jones employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Wall Street Journal employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Dow Jones employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Wall Street Journal employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Dow Jones Ceo William Lewis
85%
85%William Lewis
Dow Jones employees rated their CEO Approval 38% higher than Wall Street Journal employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Wall Street Journal Ceo K. Rupert Murdoch
47%
47%K. Rupert Murdoch
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Dow Jones employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Wall Street Journal employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Dow Jones employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Wall Street Journal employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

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Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager4 Salaries
A$78,250/yr
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A$71,212/yr
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A$244,427/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Dow Jones.
  • "Journalism" was the most mentioned Pro at Wall Street Journal.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Dow Jones.
  • "Editors" was the most mentioned Con at Wall Street Journal.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 68 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 59 reviews)
Pros
"Journalism"(in 16 reviews)
"Editors"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 22 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
"Editors"(in 8 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Dow Jones full-time

Pros

Team culture Interesting mix of products Well regarded among existing client base Leader in the Risk & Compliance Market with Thomson Reuters.

Cons

Lower salaries than competitors, this may be being looked at currently Certain degree of nepotism when looking at senior positions - "boys club" Went through a phase of trying to be "Bloomberg... Lite" but this is no longer being pursued.

"Intern"23 May 2020

Former Intern - Intern

I worked at Wall Street Journal

Pros

Calm work environment, great pay for media

Cons

Bureaucratic and sometimes slow, feels behind other publications in some areas

Job Postings

Dow Jones has 50 more recently posted open jobs than Wall Street Journal.