Compare Gannett vs The Washington Post BETA

See how working at Gannett vs. The Washington Post 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 Washington Post. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Employee Ratings

  • The Washington Post 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)
3.1
(based on 2010 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 476 reviews)
The Washington Post employees rated their Overall Rating 1.2 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
4.1
The Washington Post employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.4 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
The Washington Post employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.1
The Washington Post employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.9
The Washington Post employees rated their Senior Management 1.2 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
4.2
The Washington Post employees rated their Culture & Values 1.1 higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Gannett Ceo Mike Reed
54%
54%Mike Reed
CEO Approval
The Washington Post Ceo Frederick J. Ryan Jr.
89%
89%Frederick J. Ryan Jr.
The Washington Post employees rated their CEO Approval 35% higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
40%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
The Washington Post employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 51% higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
34%
Positive Business Outlook
87%
The Washington Post employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 53% higher than Gannett employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Gannett has 2,483 more total submitted salaries than The Washington Post.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive125 Salaries
$54,045/yr
Reporter104 Salaries
$44,314/yr
Web Developer15 Salaries
$81,732/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager15 Salaries
$68,621/yr
Reporter22 Salaries
$86,489/yr
Software Engineer33 Salaries
$102,165/yr

What Employees Say

  • Gannett had 40 more reviews than The Washington Post that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Gannett had 50 more reviews than The Washington Post that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 74 reviews)
"Great people"(in 73 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 34 reviews)
"Journalism"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Newspaper"(in 124 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 64 reviews)
Cons
"Newsroom"(in 20 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 14 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Account Executive

I have been working at Gannett full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great Pay Great culture Time off is very plentiful Training is superb Fantastic suite of digital marketing solutions

Cons

Multiple growing pains within post sales Too much post sales tasks for sales team

Current Freelancer - Journalist

I have been working at The Washington Post

Pros

The editors are the best in the industry, helping their writers to grow. The pay is way above other major media outlets.

Cons

I wish they would consider hiring full-time from their Talent Network.

Job Postings

Gannett has 2,093 more recently posted open jobs than The Washington Post.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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