Compare Northrop Grumman vs Jacobs BETA

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

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Jacobs

Employee Ratings

  • Northrop Grumman scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Jacobs scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 7376 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4362 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Northrop Grumman Ceo Kathy Warden
88%
88%Kathy Warden
CEO Approval
Jacobs Ceo Steven Demetriou
90%
90%Steven Demetriou
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
71%

Salaries

Jacobs has 329 more total submitted salaries than Northrop Grumman.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer1 Salaries
A$130,555/yr
Project Officer1 Salaries
A$75,000/yr
Supplier Management Analyst1 Salaries
A$100,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Civil Engineer24 Salaries
A$84,072/yr
Project Manager14 Salaries
A$125,000/yr
Consultant9 Salaries
A$73,619/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Northrop Grumman.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Jacobs.
  • Northrop Grumman had 73 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Large company" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 691 reviews)
"9 80 schedule"(in 573 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 206 reviews)
"Flexible work"(in 171 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Large company"(in 163 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 162 reviews)
Cons
"Billable"(in 134 reviews)
"Large company"(in 90 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time

Pros

Most inclusive and very focused on ethical standards

Cons

Too big to move fast. Change is slow and painful

Advice to Management

Decentralized management. Empowering and enabling are 2 different things

"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

Job Postings

Northrop Grumman has 519 more recently posted open jobs than Jacobs.
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