Compare BD vs GE BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • BD scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • GE scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2606 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 12180 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BD Ceo Tom Polen
93%
93%Tom Polen
BD employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than GE employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
89%
89%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
BD employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

GE has 8,157 more total submitted salaries than BD.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Quality Engineer207 Salaries
$89,669/yr
EDGE Associate31 Salaries
$71,711/yr
Field Service Engineer50 Salaries
$82,975/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Lead Engineer355 Salaries
$106,710/yr
Intern238 Salaries
$24/hr
Field Service Engineer151 Salaries
$84,765/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at BD.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GE.
  • GE had 356 more reviews than BD that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 189 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 139 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 483 reviews)
"Great people"(in 334 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 72 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 48 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 428 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 222 reviews)
Featured Review
"Grateful"May 9, 2021

Current Contractor - Scrum Master

I have been working at BD

Pros

Family environment. Grateful to have been part

Cons

No cons great company and people. I have learnt a lot from that company.

Former Employee - Risk Manager

I worked at GE full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great company to work for

Cons

competing priorities make job harder

Job Postings

BD has 1,204 more recently posted open jobs than GE.