Compare AECOM vs HDR BETA

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

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HDR

Employee Ratings

  • HDR 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)
3.5
(based on 5488 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 685 reviews)
HDR employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.7
HDR employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
HDR employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.5
HDR employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.9
HDR employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Troy Rudd
63%
63%Troy Rudd
CEO Approval
HDR Ceo Eric L. Keen
90%
90%Eric L. Keen
HDR employees rated their CEO Approval 27% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
HDR employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
HDR employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 26% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AECOM has 5,551 more total submitted salaries than HDR.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Civil Engineer I230 Salaries
$73,604/yr
Water Resources Engineer159 Salaries
$70,794/yr
Project Manager172 Salaries
$102,282/yr
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What Employees Say

  • AECOM had 146 more reviews than HDR that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • AECOM had 114 more reviews than HDR that mentioned "Large company" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 229 reviews)
"Great people"(in 191 reviews)
Pros
"Employee owned"(in 89 reviews)
"Great people"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 170 reviews)
"Large company"(in 137 reviews)
Cons
"Large company"(in 23 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review
"Consulting"Oct 26, 2020

Former Employee - Project Manager

I worked at AECOM full-time

Pros

Good people to work with

Cons

consulting environment, finding new clients

"N/A"Jan 11, 2021

Current Employee - Entry Level Substation Engineer

I have been working at HDR full-time

Pros

Good work-life balance. Decent compensation,

Cons

No bonuses and the company does not support working remotely.

Job Postings

AECOM has 3,325 more recently posted open jobs than HDR.