Compare Edelman vs Burson-Marsteller BETA

See how working at Edelman vs. Burson-Marsteller 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 Edelman vs. Burson-Marsteller. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Edelman

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Burson-Marsteller

Employee Ratings

  • Edelman scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Burson-Marsteller scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1016 reviews)
Edelman employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 320 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Edelman employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Edelman employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Edelman employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Edelman Ceo Richard W. Edelman
78%
78%Richard W. Edelman
Edelman employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Burson-Marsteller Ceo Donald A. Baer
48%
48%Donald A. Baer
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Edelman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
52%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Edelman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

Edelman has 2,825 more total submitted salaries than Burson-Marsteller.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive378 Salaries
$51,069/yr
Vice President200 Salaries
$139,478/yr
Intern137 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Client Executive65 Salaries
$47,636/yr
Manager41 Salaries
$94,386/yr
Senior Associate74 Salaries
$73,724/yr

What Employees Say

  • Edelman had 104 more reviews than Burson-Marsteller that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • Edelman had 273 more reviews than Burson-Marsteller that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Edelman had 181 more reviews than Burson-Marsteller that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 120 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 110 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 18 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 298 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 203 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 22 reviews)
Featured Review
"good job"Mar 2, 2021

Former Employee - Software Developer

I worked at Edelman full-time for less than a year

Pros

pay, people, pto, flexible time

Cons

long hours, benefits, food, others

Former Employee - Senior Associate

I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Very interesting work, excellent work experience on diverse set of projects - issues, corporate affairs, etc.

Cons

review cycles are rare and pay is low

Job Postings

Edelman has 396 more recently posted open jobs than Burson-Marsteller.