Compare CertainTeed vs GAF BETA

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

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GAF

Employee Ratings

  • CertainTeed scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • GAF scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 178 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 163 reviews)
GAF employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than CertainTeed employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.3
GAF employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than CertainTeed employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
CertainTeed Ceo Mark Rayfield
69%
69%Mark Rayfield
CEO Approval
GAF Ceo Jim Schnepper
94%
94%Jim Schnepper
GAF employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than CertainTeed employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
% Recommend to a friend
66%
GAF employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than CertainTeed employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
79%
GAF employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 42% higher than CertainTeed employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, CertainTeed salaries averaged $544 higher than GAF.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Process Engineer23 Salaries
$86,518/yr
Territory Manager10 Salaries
$71,528/yr
Customer Service Representative3 Salaries
$46,108/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Process Engineer10 Salaries
$80,888/yr
Territory Manager9 Salaries
$72,978/yr
Customer Service Representative7 Salaries
$48,655/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at CertainTeed.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at GAF.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at CertainTeed.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GAF.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 13 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 16 reviews)
"Great people"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 13 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 9 reviews)
"No room"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Intern - Mechanical Engineering Intern

I have been working at CertainTeed for less than a year

Pros

Non-hectic environment, nice coworkers, projects are not typically rushed so you have time to get things done right, exposed to a diverse array of disciplines.

Cons

It's a roofing shingle factory, so you will get dirty when working with the machinery.

"Great Company"Sep 16, 2020

Current Employee - Territory Manager

I have been working at GAF full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Easy to work for, able to make my own schedule, company cares about employees

Cons

Some micro managing when sales goals aren’t met.

Job Postings

CertainTeed has 97 more recently posted open jobs than GAF.