Compare GE vs BP BETA

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

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BP

Employee Ratings

  • GE scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • BP scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 10688 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 959 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
GE employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
BP employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
GE employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
88%
88%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
GE employees rated their CEO Approval 45% higher than BP employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
BP Ceo Bernard Looney
43%
43%Bernard Looney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
GE employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than BP employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
BP employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than GE employees rated theirs.

Salaries

GE has 9,009 more total submitted salaries than BP.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern193 Salaries
$23/hr
Software Engineer146 Salaries
$86,848/yr
Project Manager113 Salaries
$98,491/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern21 Salaries
$6,444/mo
Reservoir Engineer43 Salaries
$136,853/yr
Project Manager30 Salaries
$144,992/yr

What Employees Say

  • GE had 242 more reviews than BP that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • GE had 342 more reviews than BP that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 449 reviews)
"Great people"(in 303 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 433 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 207 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 406 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 211 reviews)
Cons
"Oil prices"(in 67 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 64 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Manager

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

Pros

People are great. Such a wonderful culture. I miss going into the office.

Cons

Paying for mistakes of previous management

Current Employee - Junior Trader

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

Pros

Very helpful in the transition from school to work-life.

Cons

I have nothing bad to say about the company.

Job Postings

BP has 147 more recently posted open jobs than GE.