Compare Katten vs Sidley Austin BETA

See how working at Katten vs. Sidley Austin 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 Katten vs. Sidley Austin. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Katten

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Sidley Austin

Employee Ratings

  • Katten scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Sidley Austin scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 106 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 433 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Katten employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Sidley Austin employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Katten Ceo Vincent A. F. Sergi
99%
99%Vincent A. F. Sergi
Katten employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Sidley Austin employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Sidley Austin Ceo Michael Schmidtberger
93%
93%Michael Schmidtberger
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Katten employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Sidley Austin employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Positive Business Outlook
84%

Salaries

Sidley Austin has 732 more total submitted salaries than Katten.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate30 Salaries
$245,042/yr
Attorney11 Salaries
$233,634/yr
Project Assistant6 Salaries
$38,566/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate137 Salaries
$235,413/yr
Associate Attorney124 Salaries
$223,464/yr
Project Assistant61 Salaries
$52,363/yr

What Employees Say

  • Sidley Austin had 17 more reviews than Katten that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Attorneys" was the most mentioned Con at Katten.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Sidley Austin.
Pros
Pros
"Attorneys"(in 12 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 6 reviews)
Pros
"Sidley"(in 34 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Attorneys"(in 13 reviews)
"Billable"(in 3 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 50 reviews)
"Law firm"(in 27 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Associate

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

Pros

Client contact; reasonable hours (relative to big law); good compensation.

Cons

Near big law hours; politics in certain departments.

Current Employee - Director of Learning and Organizational Development

I have been working at Sidley Austin full-time

Pros

collaborative environment and amazing people

Cons

remote work capabilities are limited

Advice to Management

ask the new generations coming into the firm what they want in work/life balance and act on it as they are the future of the firm

Job Postings

Sidley Austin has 18 more recently posted open jobs than Katten.
Recent Jobs
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