Compare Santos vs Oil Search BETA

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Santos

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Oil Search

Employee Ratings

  • Santos scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Oil Search scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 76 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Santos employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Santos employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Santos Ceo Kevin Gallagher
83%
83%Kevin Gallagher
CEO Approval
Oil Search Ceo Peter Botten
81%
81%Peter Botten
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Oil Search employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Santos employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Santos employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Oil Search employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

Santos has 83 more total submitted salaries than Oil Search.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Reservoir Engineer5 Salaries
A$132,911/yr
Finance Manager2 Salaries
A$265,621/yr
Team Leader3 Salaries
A$155,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Petroleum Engineer2 Salaries
A$151,109/yr
Finance Manager1 Salaries
A$177,940/yr
Commercial Analyst1 Salaries
A$130,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good people" was the most mentioned Pro at Santos.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Santos.
Pros
Pros
"Good people"(in 11 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 8 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 7 reviews)
"Downturn"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"29 Feb 2020

Former Contractor - Senior Control Systems Engineer

I worked at Santos for more than a year

Pros

Health and safety of all workers

Cons

A conscientious company for both workers and environment

Advice to Management

none

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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