Compare GE vs Lockheed Martin BETA

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

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Lockheed Martin

Employee Ratings

  • GE scored higher in 1 area: Culture & Values.
  • Lockheed Martin scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, 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)
4.0
(based on 6946 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.0
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
89%
89%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
CEO Approval
Lockheed Martin Ceo James D. Taiclet
92%
92%James D. Taiclet
Lockheed Martin 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
81%
Lockheed Martin employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 32% higher than GE employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Lockheed Martin has 5,149 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
Financial Management Program98 Salaries
$70,220/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer Associate878 Salaries
$79,158/yr
Systems Engineer Staff506 Salaries
$113,174/yr
Multi Functional Financial Analyst307 Salaries
$71,633/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GE.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Lockheed Martin.
  • GE had 281 more reviews than Lockheed Martin that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 477 reviews)
"Great people"(in 324 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 626 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 407 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 421 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 218 reviews)
Cons
"Large company"(in 185 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 140 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Manufacturing

I worked at GE full-time for less than a year

Pros

room to grow, great people.

Cons

having to be laid off

Current Employee - Mechanical Design Engineer Staff

I have been working at Lockheed Martin full-time

Pros

Flexibility, interesting work, ability to grow

Cons

large company/organization can make design process slow

Job Postings

Lockheed Martin has 4,240 more recently posted open jobs than GE.