Compare Northrop Grumman vs General Atomics BETA

See how working at Northrop Grumman vs. General Atomics 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 Northrop Grumman vs. General Atomics. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
Northrop Grumman company icon

Northrop Grumman

General Atomics company icon

General Atomics

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)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1032 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than General Atomics employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than General Atomics employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than General Atomics employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Northrop Grumman Ceo Kathy Warden
88%
88%Kathy Warden
Northrop Grumman employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than General Atomics employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
General Atomics Ceo Neal Blue
82%
82%Neal Blue
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than General Atomics employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than General Atomics employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

Northrop Grumman has 14,799 more total submitted salaries than General Atomics.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Systems Engineer1556 Salaries
$100,708/yr
Principal Software Engineer588 Salaries
$121,941/yr
Senior Program Analyst242 Salaries
$101,679/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Systems Engineer19 Salaries
$105,429/yr
Engineer III179 Salaries
$105,532/yr
Project Manager34 Salaries
$100,001/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Northrop Grumman.
  • "9 80 work" was the most mentioned Pro at General Atomics.
  • Northrop Grumman had 115 more reviews than General Atomics that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 488 reviews)
"9 80 schedule"(in 460 reviews)
Pros
"9 80 work"(in 105 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 82 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 137 reviews)
"Large company"(in 126 reviews)
Cons
"Military"(in 28 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 22 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Staff Software Engineer

I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Numerous opportunities, great management, 9/80 work week

Cons

No cons. NG is an awesome place to work in Huntsville.

"4+ years"May 16, 2021

Current Employee - Project Engineer II

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

Pros

9/80 schedule Work autonomy Pension 401k Great work / life balance

Cons

Products may be perceived as morally questionable

Job Postings

Northrop Grumman has 2,375 more recently posted open jobs than General Atomics.