Compare AECOM vs Arup BETA

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

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Arup

Employee Ratings

  • Arup 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)
3.3
(based on 5019 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1044 reviews)
Arup employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.9
Arup employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Arup employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.7
Arup employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.5
Arup employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
4.3
Arup employees rated their Culture & Values 1.2 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Michael S. Burke
64%
64%Michael S. Burke
CEO Approval
Arup Ceo Alan Belfield
92%
92%Alan Belfield
Arup employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Arup employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Positive Business Outlook
65%
Arup employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AECOM has 6,914 more total submitted salaries than Arup.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager154 Salaries
$101,583/yr
Civil Engineer98 Salaries
$75,228/yr
Intern - Hourly52 Salaries
$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Project Manager5 Salaries
$113,151/yr
Mechanical Engineer44 Salaries
$81,091/yr
Intern - Hourly24 Salaries
$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at AECOM.
  • "Interesting projects" was the most mentioned Pro at Arup.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at AECOM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Arup.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 213 reviews)
"Great people"(in 181 reviews)
Pros
"Interesting projects"(in 85 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 83 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 161 reviews)
"Large company"(in 125 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 68 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 48 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Procurement Specialist

I have been working at AECOM full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good Infrastructure and people are extremely friendly

Cons

zero cons, it is a fun place

"Great Place"May 16, 2020

Current Employee - Engineer

I have been working at Arup full-time

Pros

It has a good culture and well meaning management.

Cons

Politics is a bit annoying but that exists anywhere and discipline mobility is not as easy as they make it seem.

Job Postings

AECOM has 1,618 more recently posted open jobs than Arup.