Compare Verizon vs Telstra BETA

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

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Telstra

Employee Ratings

  • Verizon scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Telstra scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 20633 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1576 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Verizon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
4.1
Telstra employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Verizon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Verizon Ceo Hans Vestberg
70%
70%Hans Vestberg
Verizon employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Telstra Ceo Andrew Penn
55%
55%Andrew Penn
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Verizon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Verizon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Telstra employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

Telstra has 1,780 more total submitted salaries than Verizon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager1 Salaries
A$274,316/yr
Network Engineer3 Salaries
A$117,029/yr
Service Program Manager1 Salaries
A$114,908/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager54 Salaries
A$212,780/yr
Technology Specialist28 Salaries
A$91,010/yr
Project Manager30 Salaries
A$123,630/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Verizon.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Telstra.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Verizon.
  • "Restructures" was the most mentioned Con at Telstra.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 3210 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1672 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 248 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 227 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 1633 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 590 reviews)
Cons
"Restructures"(in 61 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 54 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Consultant

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

Pros

Super diversity in culture, technology and roles

Cons

Moves like a giant slow paced and non integrated systems.

Advice to Management

The organization is very top heavy and need to plan a higher roof for growth

Former Employee - Legal Counsel

I worked at Telstra full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great culture and great people

Cons

It sometimes feel like it’s still a government organisation

Job Postings

Verizon has 253 more recently posted open jobs than Telstra.