Compare Lockheed Martin vs Exelis BETA

See how working at Lockheed Martin vs. Exelis 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 Lockheed Martin vs. Exelis. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Lockheed Martin

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Exelis

Employee Ratings

  • Lockheed Martin 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 6620 reviews)
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Overall Rating 1.1 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 551 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.1 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lockheed Martin Ceo James D. Taiclet
92%
92%James D. Taiclet
Lockheed Martin employees rated their CEO Approval 52% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Exelis Ceo David F. Melcher
40%
40%David F. Melcher
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Lockheed Martin employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 37% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Lockheed Martin employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 60% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
16%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Exelis salaries averaged $2,076 higher than Lockheed Martin.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer581 Salaries
$86,052/yr
Systems Engineer402 Salaries
$83,853/yr
Financial Analyst119 Salaries
$67,901/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer28 Salaries
$86,037/yr
Systems Engineer22 Salaries
$86,484/yr
Financial Analyst10 Salaries
$71,512/yr

What Employees Say

  • Lockheed Martin had 364 more reviews than Exelis that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Large company" was the most mentioned Con at Lockheed Martin.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Exelis.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 593 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 390 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 29 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Large company"(in 179 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 132 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 37 reviews)
"Harris"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Manufacturing Engineering Intern

I worked at Lockheed Martin for less than a year

Pros

Very supportive staff and lots of opportunities for growth.

Cons

None! It was a great internship.

""Legacy" Exelis"Sep 24, 2015

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Exelis for less than a year

Pros

It is a great place to work. Cared about people and compliance.

Cons

Company purchased by Harris = a lot of changes

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