Compare Anadarko Petroleum vs BP BETA

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

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Employee Ratings

  • Anadarko Petroleum scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 366 reviews)
Anadarko Petroleum employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1177 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Anadarko Petroleum employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Anadarko Petroleum employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Anadarko Petroleum employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Anadarko Petroleum employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Anadarko Petroleum Ceo R. A. Walker
57%
57%R. A. Walker
CEO Approval
BP Ceo Bernard Looney
56%
56%Bernard Looney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Anadarko Petroleum employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than BP employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
45%

Salaries

BP has 2,322 more total submitted salaries than Anadarko Petroleum.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Accountant11 Salaries
$93,415/yr
Engineer16 Salaries
$143,689/yr
Intern - Hourly16 Salaries
$32/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Financial Analyst61 Salaries
$89,522/yr
Reservoir Engineer53 Salaries
$144,636/yr
Intern32 Salaries
$5,983/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Anadarko Petroleum.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at BP.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Anadarko Petroleum.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at BP.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 54 reviews)
"9 80 schedule"(in 42 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 219 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 186 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 14 reviews)
"Oil and gas"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 71 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 70 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Software Engineer

I worked at Anadarko Petroleum full-time

Pros

nice people and great team spirit

Cons

poor management and lack of vision

Former Employee - Enterprise Architect

I worked at BP full-time

Pros

lots of complex problems to solve for meeting energy needs

Cons

very stressful environment and company always laying off

Job Postings

BP has 1,216 more recently posted open jobs than Anadarko Petroleum.