Compare GE vs Cisco Systems BETA

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

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Cisco Systems

Employee Ratings

  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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)
3.9
(based on 11430 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 18993 reviews)
Cisco Systems employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.9
Cisco Systems employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Cisco Systems employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.2
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.7
Cisco Systems employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.3
Cisco Systems employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
89%
89%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
92%
92%Chuck Robbins
Cisco Systems employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than GE employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Cisco Systems employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Cisco Systems employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than GE employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 22,728 more total submitted salaries than GE.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer161 Salaries
$86,497/yr
Lead Systems Engineer49 Salaries
$99,907/yr
Account Manager48 Salaries
$92,404/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer4537 Salaries
$120,035/yr
Technical Leader1223 Salaries
$178,978/yr
Customer Support Engineer1123 Salaries
$110,187/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GE.
  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • Cisco Systems had 148 more reviews than GE that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 477 reviews)
"Great people"(in 324 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1351 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1270 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 421 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 218 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 569 reviews)
"Big company"(in 456 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Mechanical Engineering Co-Op

I worked at GE for more than a year

Pros

Aviation Business is extremely exiting with a lot of opportunity to grow technical ability

Cons

Not many downsides for an intern. A lot of opportunity to learn new things.

Current Employee - Contract Negotiator

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

Pros

People, culture, mission, and technology.

Cons

I can't think of anything.

Job Postings

Cisco Systems has 83 more recently posted open jobs than GE.