Compare Petronas vs Oil Search BETA

See how working at Petronas vs. Oil Search 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 Petronas vs. Oil Search. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Petronas

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Oil Search

Employee Ratings

  • Petronas 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)
4.3
(based on 540 reviews)
Petronas employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Petronas employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.6 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Petronas employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Petronas employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Petronas employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Petronas employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Petronas Ceo Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin
98%
98%Datuk Wan Zulkiflee Wan Ariffin
Petronas employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Oil Search Ceo Peter Botten
81%
81%Peter Botten
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
93%
Petronas employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Petronas employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

Oil Search has 9 more total submitted salaries than Petronas.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Community Coordinator1 Salaries
A$130,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Petroleum Engineer2 Salaries
A$150,843/yr
Manager1 Salaries
A$19,099/mo
Finance Manager1 Salaries
A$177,627/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Petronas.
  • "Office politics" was the most mentioned Con at Petronas.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 98 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Office politics"(in 28 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Petronas

Pros

Friendly and approachable people, great support from team, great exposure into the oil and gas industry

Cons

Language barrier, work can be rushed, lots of last-minute tasks

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

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