Compare Los Angeles Metro vs Caltrans BETA

See how working at Los Angeles Metro vs. Caltrans 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 Los Angeles Metro vs. Caltrans. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Caltrans

Employee Ratings

  • Caltrans 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)
3.7
(based on 127 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 336 reviews)
Caltrans employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
4.1
Caltrans employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Caltrans employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
4.4
Caltrans employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.8
Caltrans employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.9
Caltrans employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Los Angeles Metro Ceo Phillip A. Washington
77%
77%Phillip A. Washington
CEO Approval
Caltrans Ceo 	Malcolm Dougherty
91%
91% Malcolm Dougherty
Caltrans employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
92%
Caltrans employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Caltrans employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 27% higher than Los Angeles Metro employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Caltrans has 628 more total submitted salaries than Los Angeles Metro.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Supervising Engineer2 Salaries
$53/hr
Transportation Associate II23 Salaries
$25/hr
Metro Trainee (Geographic Information Systems 3-d2 Salaries
$53,688/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Transportation Engineer, Civil334 Salaries
$8,234/mo
Transportation Planner40 Salaries
$4,955/mo
Environmental Planner40 Salaries
$66,361/yr

What Employees Say

  • Caltrans had 13 more reviews than Los Angeles Metro that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "No one" was the most mentioned Con at Los Angeles Metro.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Con at Caltrans.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 20 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 14 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 27 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No one"(in 6 reviews)
"Entry level"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
"Work environment"(in 12 reviews)
"Private sector"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Transportation

I have been working at Los Angeles Metro full-time for more than a year

Pros

It is a great company to work for, and can network with many professionals.

Cons

Not many opportunities for advancement.

Current Employee - Transportation Engineer

I have been working at Caltrans full-time

Pros

great company to work for

Cons

Have not get cons yet.

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