Compare ExxonMobil vs BP BETA

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

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BP

Employee Ratings

  • ExxonMobil scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • BP scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, 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)
3.2
(based on 1505 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1129 reviews)
BP employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
BP employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.7
BP employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
2.9
BP employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.5
BP employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ExxonMobil Ceo Darren Woods
27%
27%Darren Woods
CEO Approval
BP Ceo Bernard Looney
56%
56%Bernard Looney
BP employees rated their CEO Approval 29% higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
45%
% Recommend to a friend
66%
BP employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 21% higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
21%
Positive Business Outlook
38%
BP employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than ExxonMobil employees rated theirs.

Salaries

ExxonMobil has 2,168 more total submitted salaries than BP.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Engineer202 Salaries
$140,247/yr
Intern138 Salaries
$7,607/mo
Financial Analyst96 Salaries
$90,375/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Drilling Engineer121 Salaries
$140,134/yr
Intern - Monthly44 Salaries
$5,278/mo
Financial Analyst60 Salaries
$88,353/yr

What Employees Say

  • BP had 14 more reviews than ExxonMobil that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • ExxonMobil had 122 more reviews than BP that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 192 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 172 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 219 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 186 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Ranking system"(in 263 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 193 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 71 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 70 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Developer

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

Pros

- Benefits - Parental Leave (6 weeks within 1 year) - Pension

Cons

- 401K Matching suspended - Very changing environment right now

Advice to Management

Figure out ways to help developers feel needed and appreciated. The company needs to transition from what it's done in the past into the present and developers are the ones that will make that happen.

"Good Company"Apr 15, 2021

Former Employee - Data Specialist

I worked at BP full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Amazing collaboration with other gifted employees

Cons

a lot of changes in the oil and gas industry

Job Postings

BP has 574 more recently posted open jobs than ExxonMobil.