Compare Hays vs PageGroup BETA

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

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PageGroup

Employee Ratings

  • PageGroup 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)
3.7
(based on 3749 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2333 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
PageGroup employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hays Ceo Alistair R. Cox
87%
87%Alistair R. Cox
CEO Approval
PageGroup Ceo Steve Ingham
90%
90%Steve Ingham
PageGroup employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
PageGroup employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
PageGroup employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Hays employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, PageGroup salaries averaged A$6,054 higher than Hays.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruitment Consultant66 Salaries
A$55,000/yr
Manager14 Salaries
A$81,910/yr
Accountant14 Salaries
A$86,250/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Recruitment Consultant29 Salaries
A$65,700/yr
Manager9 Salaries
A$100,000/yr
Service Group Manager1 Salaries
A$75,623/yr

What Employees Say

  • Hays had 83 more reviews than PageGroup that mentioned "Career progression" as a Pro.
  • Hays had 289 more reviews than PageGroup that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
  • Hays had 77 more reviews than PageGroup that mentioned "Working hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Career progression"(in 161 reviews)
"Work hard play"(in 157 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 87 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 78 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 495 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 206 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 64 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Recruitment Consultant

I worked at Hays full-time for more than a year

Pros

If you make it through your first year, you will be without a doubt a great recruiter that knows how to operate a 360 desk

Cons

Bottom of the barrel salary

Advice to Management

Increase the salary, particularly for consultants who have working rights and want to forge a long career in Australia

Current Employee - Senior Consultant

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

Pros

Culture, Training and development, Career Progression

Cons

Work life balance, hours of work

Job Postings

Hays has 42,803 more recently posted open jobs than PageGroup.