Compare Jacobs vs AECOM BETA

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

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AECOM

Employee Ratings

  • Jacobs 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)
3.9
(based on 4362 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 6872 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Jacobs employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Jacobs employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Jacobs employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Jacobs Ceo Steven Demetriou
90%
90%Steven Demetriou
Jacobs employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Troy Rudd
80%
80%Troy Rudd
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Jacobs employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Jacobs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, AECOM salaries averaged A$29,275 higher than Jacobs.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Civil Engineer24 Salaries
A$84,072/yr
Project Manager14 Salaries
A$125,000/yr
Graduate2 Salaries
A$63,350/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Civil Engineer33 Salaries
A$76,607/yr
Project Manager14 Salaries
A$91,000/yr
Associate Director15 Salaries
A$192,641/yr

What Employees Say

  • AECOM had 95 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • AECOM had 69 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Flexible work" as a Pro.
  • AECOM had 89 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Large company" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 206 reviews)
"Flexible work"(in 171 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 301 reviews)
"Flexible work"(in 240 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Billable"(in 134 reviews)
"Large company"(in 90 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 190 reviews)
"Large company"(in 179 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good Company"22 Sep 2021

Former Employee - Civil Engineer

I worked at Jacobs full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Good culture, good people, good opportunities

Cons

Pay could be better and so could hours

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at AECOM full-time

Pros

Great work life balance Solid management Great projects

Cons

Can be focused on larger infrastructure projects like highways and roads

Job Postings

Jacobs has 1,295 more recently posted open jobs than AECOM.
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