Compare Telstra vs SEEK BETA

See how working at Telstra vs. SEEK 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 Telstra vs. SEEK. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Telstra

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SEEK

Employee Ratings

  • SEEK 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)
3.8
(based on 1679 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 148 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
SEEK employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.4
SEEK employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.6
SEEK employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.2
SEEK employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Telstra Ceo Andrew Penn
64%
64%Andrew Penn
CEO Approval
SEEK Ceo Andrew Bassat
96%
96%Andrew Bassat
SEEK employees rated their CEO Approval 32% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
SEEK employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
65%
SEEK employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Telstra has 1,791 more total submitted salaries than SEEK.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager56 Salaries
A$212,189/yr
Project Manager31 Salaries
A$122,174/yr
Senior Solutions Architect17 Salaries
A$146,220/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager3 Salaries
A$150,000/yr
Product Manager7 Salaries
A$133,466/yr
Senior Developer5 Salaries
A$134,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Telstra had 247 more reviews than SEEK that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Restructures" was the most mentioned Con at Telstra.
  • "Career progression" was the most mentioned Con at SEEK.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 260 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 239 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 13 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Restructures"(in 63 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 57 reviews)
Cons
"Career progression"(in 9 reviews)
"Flat structure"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Customer Service and Support Specialist

I worked at Telstra part-time

Pros

A very productive workplace keeps you busy as you have to keep up with consumer care. Calm and collected co-workers, everyone helps everyone! Amazing teamwork.

Cons

Nothing bad in this company

"Great culture"29 May 2020

Former Employee - Data Scientist

I worked at SEEK full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

- Great culture - Good perks such as coffee machine - relaxed atmosphere - Smart people

Cons

Location down st Kilda road is a bit bad Some pockets of individuals behaving in contrary to the beliefs and values.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work and need to get rid a few people from certain high ranking positions.

Job Postings

Telstra has 73 more recently posted open jobs than SEEK.