Compare Caltrans vs CALTRAN BETA

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Caltrans

CALTRAN

Employee Ratings

  • Caltrans scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 341 reviews)
Caltrans employees rated their Overall Rating 1.1 higher than CALTRAN employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 4 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Caltrans employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.4 higher than CALTRAN employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Caltrans employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 2.0 higher than CALTRAN employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.4
Caltrans employees rated their Work-life balance 1.7 higher than CALTRAN employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Caltrans employees rated their Senior Management 2.1 higher than CALTRAN employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
1.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Caltrans employees rated their Culture & Values 1.7 higher than CALTRAN employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Caltrans Ceo 	Malcolm Dougherty
92%
92% Malcolm Dougherty
CEO Approval
CALTRAN Ceo Cristina Calderon
N/ACristina Calderon
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
92%
% Recommend to a friend
N/A
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Positive Business Outlook
N/A

Salaries

Caltrans has 849 more total submitted salaries than CALTRAN.
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$18/hr
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$5,035/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Caltrans.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Con at Caltrans.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 27 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 26 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Work environment"(in 12 reviews)
"Private sector"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Transportation Engineer

I have been working at Caltrans full-time

Pros

great company to work for

Cons

Have not get cons yet.

Current Employee - Transportation Engineering Tech

I have been working at CALTRAN full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

job security, working hours and conditons

Cons

the pay is not as much as the public sector

Advice to Management

pay more attention to the morale of employees.

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