Compare Cummins vs Polaris BETA

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

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Polaris

Employee Ratings

  • Cummins scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Polaris scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 3607 reviews)
Cummins employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Polaris employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 371 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Cummins employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Polaris employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Cummins employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Polaris employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cummins Ceo Tom Linebarger
85%
85%Tom Linebarger
CEO Approval
Polaris Ceo Scott W. Wine
83%
83%Scott W. Wine
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Cummins employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Polaris employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Polaris employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Cummins employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cummins has 6,483 more total submitted salaries than Polaris.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Manufacturing Engineer130 Salaries
$76,094/yr
Technical Specialist134 Salaries
$98,511/yr
Financial Analyst107 Salaries
$67,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Design Engineer9 Salaries
$75,843/yr
Systems Engineer5 Salaries
$77,068/yr
Senior Financial Analyst4 Salaries
$83,347/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Cummins.
  • "Profit sharing" was the most mentioned Pro at Polaris.
  • Cummins had 53 more reviews than Polaris that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 296 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 193 reviews)
Pros
"Profit sharing"(in 51 reviews)
"Great people"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 104 reviews)
"Small town"(in 88 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 51 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Electronics Engineer Intern

I worked at Cummins

Pros

-Great people and culture -A good amount of hands-on experience -Low cost and healthy food in the cafeteria -Good work life balance

Cons

-average salary -low relocation bonus

Current Employee - Lean Engineer

I have been working at Polaris full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great Learning Opportunity Dynamic work requirement driven by market demand

Cons

Scope to improve on using state of the art tools and techniques

Advice to Management

Focus more on technological advance and latest software

Job Postings

Cummins has 490 more recently posted open jobs than Polaris.