Compare Boston Herald vs The Boston Globe BETA

See how working at Boston Herald vs. The Boston Globe 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 Boston Herald vs. The Boston Globe. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Boston Herald

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The Boston Globe

Employee Ratings

  • The Boston Globe 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)
2.8
(based on 22 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 152 reviews)
The Boston Globe employees rated their Overall Rating 1.6 higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
1.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
The Boston Globe employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.9 higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
The Boston Globe employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.4 higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
4.0
The Boston Globe employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.3
Senior Management
3.4
The Boston Globe employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.2
Culture & Values
3.8
The Boston Globe employees rated their Culture & Values 1.6 higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Boston Herald Ceo Pat Purcell
33%
33%Pat Purcell
CEO Approval
The Boston Globe Ceo John W. Henry
34%
34%John W. Henry
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
21%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
The Boston Globe employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 47% higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
9%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
The Boston Globe employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 48% higher than Boston Herald employees rated theirs.

Salaries

The Boston Globe has 243 more total submitted salaries than Boston Herald.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Copy Editor/Page Designer5 Salaries
$34/hr
Copy Editor4 Salaries
$31/hr
Columnist1 Salaries
$75,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Editor8 Salaries
$89,701/yr
Reporter7 Salaries
$76,245/yr
Co-Op8 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at The Boston Globe.
  • "Editors" was the most mentioned Con at The Boston Globe.
Pros
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Pros
"Great people"(in 12 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Editors"(in 6 reviews)
"Newspapers"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review
"Sales"Oct 11, 2017

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Boston Herald full-time

Pros

great family type atmosphere and fun contests

Cons

unfortunately healthcare is very expensive

"The best"Dec 28, 2020

Current Contractor - Freelancer

I have been working at The Boston Globe

Pros

We are the best always.

Cons

Long hours every day. All the time.

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