Compare GE vs Weatherford BETA

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

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Weatherford

Employee Ratings

  • GE 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 12180 reviews)
GE employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1800 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
GE employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
GE employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
GE employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
GE employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
GE employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
89%
89%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
CEO Approval
Weatherford Ceo Girish K. Saligram
88%
88%Girish K. Saligram
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
GE employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
GE employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

GE has 10,701 more total submitted salaries than Weatherford.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Lead Engineer355 Salaries
$106,189/yr
Field Service Engineer151 Salaries
$84,765/yr
Senior Finance Manager173 Salaries
$115,518/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Engineer31 Salaries
$100,821/yr
Field Engineer122 Salaries
$76,292/yr
Tax Analyst10 Salaries
$74,551/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GE.
  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Weatherford.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GE.
  • "Poor management" was the most mentioned Con at Weatherford.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 483 reviews)
"Great people"(in 334 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 96 reviews)
"Good people"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 428 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 222 reviews)
Cons
"Poor management"(in 49 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 46 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Risk Manager

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

Pros

Great company to work for

Cons

competing priorities make job harder

Current Employee - Development Engineer

I have been working at Weatherford full-time

Pros

Good pay Fast work paced environment

Cons

Job instability Management not supportive Company not offering stock options

Advice to Management

Stop hiring managers from another company and give promotion to local ingrown employees. If we want to be like an startup we need to improve our supply chain and warehouse management.

Job Postings

GE has 240 more recently posted open jobs than Weatherford.