Compare Oil Search vs BP BETA

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Oil Search

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BP

Employee Ratings

  • BP 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)
3.5
(based on 35 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 92 reviews)
BP employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
BP employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.0 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.9
BP employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
3.6
BP employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
4.1
BP employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Oil Search Ceo Peter Botten
81%
81%Peter Botten
CEO Approval
BP Ceo Bernard Looney
100%
100%Bernard Looney
BP employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
BP employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
BP employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.

Salaries

BP has 170 more total submitted salaries than Oil Search.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Petroleum Engineer2 Salaries
A$150,843/yr
Manager1 Salaries
A$19,099/mo
Commercial Analyst1 Salaries
A$130,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Mechanical Engineer3 Salaries
A$112,460/yr
Business Analyst3 Salaries
A$140,906/yr
C S R2 Salaries
A$21/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BP.
  • "Oil prices" was the most mentioned Con at BP.
Pros
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 430 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 205 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Oil prices"(in 67 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 64 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Petroleum Engineer

I have been working at Oil Search full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Flexibility, Work from Home, Salary, Beautiful City, Harbourside lifestyle

Cons

No other oil company in Sydney, no competition, high cost of living in Sydney

Advice to Management

Understand long term plan and stick to it so that the company and employees are clear on direction

Current Employee - Employee

I have been working at BP full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

People, culture, leadership, new strategy, no culture of blaming, positive approach

Cons

Internal communications to be improved; a deal of resistance to the vital change; scope of work is too dynamic at times

Advice to Management

Look at alignment and communication in teams to enable execution on new strategy.

Job Postings