Compare Northrop Grumman vs Exelis BETA

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Northrop Grumman

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Exelis

Employee Ratings

  • Northrop Grumman 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)
4.0
(based on 6368 reviews)
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Overall Rating 1.2 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
3.9
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.2 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Northrop Grumman Ceo Kathy Warden
88%
88%Kathy Warden
Northrop Grumman employees rated their CEO Approval 47% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Exelis Ceo David F. Melcher
41%
41%David F. Melcher
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 39% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 57% higher than Exelis employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
16%

Salaries

Northrop Grumman has 15,973 more total submitted salaries than Exelis.
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$100,708/yr
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$121,941/yr
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$101,679/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Northrop Grumman.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Exelis.
  • Northrop Grumman had 100 more reviews than Exelis that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 488 reviews)
"9 80 schedule"(in 460 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 29 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 137 reviews)
"Large company"(in 126 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 37 reviews)
"Harris"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Intern - Defense Systems

I have been working at Northrop Grumman

Pros

Flexible internship program, friendly coworkers

Cons

Can get stuffy in the office

"Great Company"Apr 3, 2017

I have been working at Exelis

Pros

401k Coworkers Flex weeks in the summer

Cons

I do not have any cons.

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