Compare Halliburton vs Weatherford BETA

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

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Weatherford

Employee Ratings

  • Halliburton scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Weatherford scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 4232 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1800 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Halliburton employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Halliburton Ceo Jeff Miller
65%
65%Jeff Miller
CEO Approval
Weatherford Ceo Girish K. Saligram
88%
88%Girish K. Saligram
Weatherford employees rated their CEO Approval 23% higher than Halliburton employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Halliburton employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Weatherford employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Halliburton has 2,885 more total submitted salaries than Weatherford.
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Salaries for similar jobs
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$67,529/yr
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$74,982/yr
Operator Assistant I112 Salaries
$16/hr
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Field Engineer122 Salaries
$76,292/yr
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$110,741/yr
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$112,151/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Halliburton.
  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Weatherford.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Halliburton.
  • "Poor management" was the most mentioned Con at Weatherford.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 249 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 242 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 96 reviews)
"Good people"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 252 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 173 reviews)
Cons
"Poor management"(in 49 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 46 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Halliburton full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Competitive compensation; great benefits; team oriented

Cons

vulnerable to the ups and downs of the oil and gas industry. Not as much emphasis on training as I would have liked.

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

Weatherford has 56 more recently posted open jobs than Halliburton.