Compare Gannett vs The Boston Globe BETA

See how working at Gannett vs. The Boston Globe 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 Gannett vs. The Boston Globe. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Gannett

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The Boston Globe

Employee Ratings

  • The Boston Globe 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)
2.9
(based on 1599 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 153 reviews)
The Boston Globe employees rated their Overall Rating 1.5 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.5
Career Opportunities
3.8
The Boston Globe employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.3 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
The Boston Globe employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
4.0
The Boston Globe employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
3.7
The Boston Globe employees rated their Senior Management 1.3 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.9
The Boston Globe employees rated their Culture & Values 1.2 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Gannett Ceo Mike Reed
21%
21%Mike Reed
CEO Approval
The Boston Globe Ceo John W. Henry
34%
34%John W. Henry
The Boston Globe employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
33%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
The Boston Globe employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 50% higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
23%
Positive Business Outlook
78%
The Boston Globe employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 55% higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, The Boston Globe salaries averaged $31,130 higher than Gannett.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive95 Salaries
$48,869/yr
Reporter61 Salaries
$44,255/yr
News Reporter55 Salaries
$37,470/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive10 Salaries
$58,308/yr
Reporter7 Salaries
$76,121/yr
Associate Editor8 Salaries
$89,554/yr

What Employees Say

  • Gannett had 53 more reviews than The Boston Globe that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Newspaper" was the most mentioned Con at Gannett.
  • "Editors" was the most mentioned Con at The Boston Globe.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 65 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 62 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 12 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Newspaper"(in 111 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 57 reviews)
Cons
"Editors"(in 6 reviews)
"Newspapers"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Accounting Specialist

I worked at Gannett full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Nice office atmosphere Pay commensurate with industry standard

Cons

Future of job uncertain after company buyout in 2019

"BEST"Jan 13, 2021

Current Employee - Fashion Model

I have been working at The Boston Globe full-time

Pros

Perfection as a person in the modeling world

Cons

Too Perfect as a person in the modeling world

Job Postings

Gannett has 1,083 more recently posted open jobs than The Boston Globe.