Compare Woodside Petroleum vs BP BETA

See how working at Woodside Petroleum vs. BP 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 Woodside Petroleum vs. BP. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Woodside Petroleum

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BP

Employee Ratings

  • Woodside Petroleum scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • BP scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, 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 76 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 Woodside Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Woodside Petroleum employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.6
BP employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Woodside Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
4.1
BP employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Woodside Petroleum employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Woodside Petroleum Ceo Peter Coleman
73%
73%Peter Coleman
CEO Approval
BP Ceo Bernard Looney
100%
100%Bernard Looney
BP employees rated their CEO Approval 27% higher than Woodside Petroleum employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
BP employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Woodside Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
BP employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Woodside Petroleum employees rated theirs.

Salaries

BP has 105 more total submitted salaries than Woodside Petroleum.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Engineer5 Salaries
A$87,978/yr
Production Operator1 Salaries
A$2,896/mo
Accountant4 Salaries
A$100,742/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Mechanical Engineer3 Salaries
A$112,658/yr
Console Operator6 Salaries
A$22/hr
Financial Analyst1 Salaries
A$162,191/yr

What Employees Say

  • BP had 424 more reviews than Woodside Petroleum that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Performance management" was the most mentioned Con at Woodside Petroleum.
  • "Oil prices" was the most mentioned Con at BP.
Pros
Pros
"Perth"(in 6 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 6 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 430 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 205 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
"Oil prices"(in 67 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 64 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Intern

I worked at Woodside Petroleum for less than a year

Pros

Challenging projects, down to earth managers, good team members

Cons

I haven't found any yet

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

BP has 145 more recently posted open jobs than Woodside Petroleum.