Compare GE vs 3M BETA

See how working at GE vs. 3M 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 GE vs. 3M. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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GE

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3M

Employee Ratings

  • GE scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • 3M scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 14224 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 4618 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
83%
83%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
GE employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
3M Ceo Mike Roman
65%
65%Mike Roman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
GE employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than 3M employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
62%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, GE salaries averaged $11,007 higher than 3M.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer237 Salaries
$95,000/yr
Intern257 Salaries
$26/hr
Operations Manager61 Salaries
$116,741/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer99 Salaries
$95,645/yr
Intern51 Salaries
$24/hr
Supply Chain Analyst125 Salaries
$83,079/yr

What Employees Say

  • GE had 340 more reviews than 3M that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • GE had 109 more reviews than 3M that mentioned "Large company" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 540 reviews)
"Great people"(in 371 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 200 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 185 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 249 reviews)
"Large company"(in 188 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 83 reviews)
"Large company"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Apr 29, 2022

Current Employee - Digital Systems Engineer

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

Pros

Great for new intern employees

Cons

Not many if any to list

Current Employee - Director

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

Pros

Management balances the interests of the business and employees well. Employee-centric policies, such as work at home policy, has been great. Smart people everywhere.

Cons

It's a big company so can get lost here.

Job Postings

3M has 455 more recently posted open jobs than GE.
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