Compare Lockheed Martin vs Airbus BETA

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

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Airbus

Employee Ratings

  • Lockheed Martin scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Airbus scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Senior Management and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 6537 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 1614 reviews)
Airbus employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Lockheed Martin employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Airbus employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Lockheed Martin employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lockheed Martin Ceo James D. Taiclet
96%
96%James D. Taiclet
CEO Approval
Airbus Ceo Guillaume Faury
96%
96%Guillaume Faury
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Airbus employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Lockheed Martin employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 27% higher than Airbus employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Lockheed Martin salaries averaged A$42,151 higher than Airbus.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer2 Salaries
A$72,782/yr
Senior Systems Engineer2 Salaries
A$128,224/yr
Lead1 Salaries
A$98,007/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer1 Salaries
A$66,000/yr
Senior Systems Engineer1 Salaries
A$106,537/yr
Work Experience Engineer1 Salaries
A$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • Lockheed Martin had 472 more reviews than Airbus that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Large company" was the most mentioned Con at Lockheed Martin.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Airbus.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 593 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 390 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"Bonne ambiance"(in 65 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Large company"(in 179 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 132 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 38 reviews)
"Inertie"(in 31 reviews)
Featured Review
"Finance"26 Jan 2018

Former Employee - Business Operations

I worked at Lockheed Martin full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great leadeship. by smart capable people Interesting company

Cons

I had to travel to another city. No locations in Sydney or I would still work there!

Advice to Management

Please set up an office in Sydney!

"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

Job Postings

Lockheed Martin has 5,406 more recently posted open jobs than Airbus.