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)
3.7
(based on 6864 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 895 reviews)
HDR employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.9
HDR employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 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
3.8
HDR employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.7
HDR employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.1
HDR employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Troy Rudd
80%
80%Troy Rudd
CEO Approval
HDR Ceo Eric L. Keen
91%
91%Eric L. Keen
HDR employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
HDR employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
80%
HDR employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AECOM has 6,540 more total submitted salaries than HDR.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager245 Salaries
$109,155/yr
Civil Engineer188 Salaries
$77,813/yr
Environmental Scientist107 Salaries
$63,126/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager62 Salaries
$113,703/yr
Bridge Engineer58 Salaries
$82,283/yr
Water Resources Engineer33 Salaries
$86,415/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at AECOM.
  • "Employee owned" was the most mentioned Pro at HDR.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at AECOM.
  • "Hdr" was the most mentioned Con at HDR.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 301 reviews)
"Flexible work"(in 240 reviews)
Pros
"Employee owned"(in 107 reviews)
"Hdr"(in 80 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 190 reviews)
"Large company"(in 179 reviews)
Cons
"Hdr"(in 53 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Intern - Hourly

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

Pros

Nice and friendly office environment, good work-life balance.

Cons

Decisions made by corporate, like outsourcing IT.

"Good Company"Jan 10, 2022

Former Intern - Summer Intern

I worked at HDR for less than a year

Pros

Good Pay fair hours enjoyed the city

Cons

Commute was difficult due to where I livve

Job Postings

AECOM has 1,848 more recently posted open jobs than HDR.
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