Compare Mayer Brown vs Sidley Austin BETA

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

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Sidley Austin

Employee Ratings

  • Sidley Austin 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 274 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 477 reviews)
Sidley Austin employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.0
Sidley Austin employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Sidley Austin employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.5
Sidley Austin employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.9
Sidley Austin employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.2
Sidley Austin employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Mayer Brown Ceo Paul Theiss
87%
87%Paul Theiss
CEO Approval
Sidley Austin Ceo Michael Schmidtberger
96%
96%Michael Schmidtberger
Sidley Austin employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Sidley Austin employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
91%
Sidley Austin employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 33% higher than Mayer Brown employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Mayer Brown salaries averaged $20,894 higher than Sidley Austin.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate71 Salaries
$250,339/yr
Associate Attorney37 Salaries
$278,317/yr
Billing Analyst7 Salaries
$74,902/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate156 Salaries
$245,549/yr
Associate Attorney131 Salaries
$232,592/yr
Billing Specialist10 Salaries
$62,735/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Attorneys" was the most mentioned Pro at Mayer Brown.
  • "Sidley" was the most mentioned Pro at Sidley Austin.
  • Sidley Austin had 28 more reviews than Mayer Brown that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
  • Sidley Austin had 11 more reviews than Mayer Brown that mentioned "Law firm" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Attorneys"(in 15 reviews)
"Law firm"(in 11 reviews)
Pros
"Sidley"(in 34 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 22 reviews)
"Law firm"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 50 reviews)
"Law firm"(in 27 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - IT Specialist

I have been working at Mayer Brown full-time

Pros

Treat you like a professional! They take care of their own!

Cons

Not a thing at the moment!

Current Employee - Information Governance Analyst

I have been working at Sidley Austin full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Treats their employees well Good benefits

Cons

Project requirements are not always laid out Sometimes there is not a good distinction between work and life

Job Postings

Mayer Brown has 28 more recently posted open jobs than Sidley Austin.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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Assigned SecretarySalt Lake City, UT
28 days ago
30+ days ago
18 days ago
Billing AnalystChicago, IL
3 days ago
Recent Jobs
Sidley Austin company logo86 Jobs
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6 days ago
30+ days ago
ReceptionistMiami, FL
7 days ago
4 days ago