Compare Fund for the Public Interest vs Environment America BETA

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Fund for the Public Interest

Employee Ratings

  • Fund for the Public Interest scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Environment America scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.7
(based on 472 reviews)
Fund for the Public Interest employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Environment America employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.4
(based on 65 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Fund for the Public Interest employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Environment America employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.4
Work-life balance
2.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
2.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.3
Environment America employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Fund for the Public Interest employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Fund for the Public Interest Ceo Ed Johnson
26%
26%Ed Johnson
CEO Approval
Environment America Ceo Margie Alt
38%
38%Margie Alt
Environment America employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Fund for the Public Interest employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
26%
% Recommend to a friend
37%
Environment America employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Fund for the Public Interest employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
22%
Fund for the Public Interest employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Environment America employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
17%

Salaries

Fund for the Public Interest has 291 more total submitted salaries than Environment America.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Canvass Director76 Salaries
$28,430/yr
Field Manager49 Salaries
$11/hr
Canvasser32 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Campaign Organizer3 Salaries
$27,069/yr
State Associate4 Salaries
$40,470/yr
Canvasser5 Salaries
$10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Canvassing" was the most mentioned Pro at Fund for the Public Interest.
  • "Campaign" was the most mentioned Pro at Environment America.
  • Fund for the Public Interest had 125 more reviews than Environment America that mentioned "Canvassing" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Canvassing"(in 70 reviews)
"Good cause"(in 39 reviews)
Pros
"Campaign"(in 7 reviews)
"Lobby"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Canvassing"(in 137 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 58 reviews)
Cons
"Canvassing"(in 12 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"Oct 30, 2020

Former Employee - Field Manager

I worked at Fund for the Public Interest full-time

Pros

I loved being able to help others and educate the public on current events.

Cons

Working outside and dealing with ignorance which can sometimes be disheartening but there is strength in struggle.

Advice to Management

Better pay

Former Intern - Summer Intern

I worked at Environment America for less than a year

Pros

-Able to work directly on key issues -Supervisors make sure your projects make meaningful contributions -Passionate team -Respectful and challenging workplace -Potential for future permanent... hiring

Cons

-Long, often irregular hours -Unpaid -Must provide your own computer/laptop

Job Postings

Fund for the Public Interest has 15 more recently posted open jobs than Environment America.