Compare BAE Systems USA vs Exelis BETA

See how working at BAE Systems USA vs. Exelis 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 BAE Systems USA vs. Exelis. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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BAE Systems USA

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Exelis

Employee Ratings

  • BAE Systems USA 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 2071 reviews)
BAE Systems USA employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 551 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
BAE Systems USA employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
BAE Systems USA employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
BAE Systems USA employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
BAE Systems USA employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
BAE Systems USA employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BAE Systems USA Ceo Tom Arseneault
92%
92%Tom Arseneault
BAE Systems USA employees rated their CEO Approval 52% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Exelis Ceo David F. Melcher
40%
40%David F. Melcher
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
BAE Systems USA employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 34% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
BAE Systems USA employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 42% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
16%

Salaries

BAE Systems USA has 4,830 more total submitted salaries than Exelis.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer103 Salaries
$103,426/yr
Senior Systems Engineer63 Salaries
$100,140/yr
Program Manager60 Salaries
$111,578/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer28 Salaries
$86,037/yr
Systems Engineer22 Salaries
$86,484/yr
Program Manager14 Salaries
$123,138/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BAE Systems USA.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Exelis.
  • BAE Systems USA had 32 more reviews than Exelis that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
"9 80 work"(in 118 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 29 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 69 reviews)
"Large company"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 37 reviews)
"Harris"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"Sep 30, 2020

Current Employee - Quality Manager

I have been working at BAE Systems USA full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Life work Balance is great

Cons

Promotion oportuniites are harder to come by

""Legacy" Exelis"Sep 24, 2015

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Exelis for less than a year

Pros

It is a great place to work. Cared about people and compliance.

Cons

Company purchased by Harris = a lot of changes

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