Compare Chesapeake Energy vs Koch Industries BETA

See how working at Chesapeake Energy vs. Koch Industries 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 Chesapeake Energy vs. Koch Industries. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Chesapeake Energy

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Koch Industries

Employee Ratings

  • Chesapeake Energy scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • Koch Industries scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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 463 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 935 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.8
Koch Industries employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Chesapeake Energy employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Chesapeake Energy employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Koch Industries employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Chesapeake Energy employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Koch Industries employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.5
Koch Industries employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Chesapeake Energy employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
4.0
Koch Industries employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Chesapeake Energy employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Chesapeake Energy Ceo Robert D. Lawler
61%
61%Robert D. Lawler
CEO Approval
Koch Industries Ceo Charles G. Koch
89%
89%Charles G. Koch
Koch Industries employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Chesapeake Energy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Koch Industries employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Chesapeake Energy employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
22%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Koch Industries employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 50% higher than Chesapeake Energy employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Koch Industries has 593 more total submitted salaries than Chesapeake Energy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Landman71 Salaries
$85,140/yr
Accountant II32 Salaries
$67,028/yr
Geologist25 Salaries
$121,822/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Chesapeake Energy.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Koch Industries.
  • "Oil and gas" was the most mentioned Con at Chesapeake Energy.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Koch Industries.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 60 reviews)
"Fitness center"(in 38 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 39 reviews)
"Great place"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Oil and gas"(in 17 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 40 reviews)
"Wichita"(in 36 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Geologist

I worked at Chesapeake Energy full-time

Pros

The corporate culture at CHK is exceptional. Great co-workers with awesome personalities who were always willing to help and collaborate on projects.

Cons

Being an oil and gas company, during industry downturns, there was always anxiety regarding when the next layoffs were going to be.

Current Employee - IT Manager

I have been working at Koch Industries full-time for more than a year

Pros

Amazing company to work with both from culture and technology. Very fulfilling and satisfying!!!

Cons

Nothing major. There could be lot more synergies between its subsidiaries.

Job Postings

Koch Industries has 635 more recently posted open jobs than Chesapeake Energy.