Compare Northrop Grumman vs Leidos BETA

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

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Leidos

Employee Ratings

  • Northrop Grumman scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 5173 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1685 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Northrop Grumman Ceo Kathy Warden
83%
83%Kathy Warden
CEO Approval
Leidos Ceo Roger A. Krone
82%
82%Roger A. Krone
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
62%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Leidos salaries averaged $33,408 higher than Northrop Grumman.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer341 Salaries
$83,141/yr
Systems Engineer298 Salaries
$93,587/yr
College Technical130 Salaries
$25/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer87 Salaries
$82,726/yr
Systems Engineer57 Salaries
$87,185/yr
Research Scientist20 Salaries
$107,064/yr

What Employees Say

  • Northrop Grumman had 306 more reviews than Leidos that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Northrop Grumman had 77 more reviews than Leidos that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 420 reviews)
"9 80 schedule"(in 419 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 114 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 87 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 132 reviews)
"Large company"(in 115 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 55 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 26 reviews)
Featured Review
"accountant"Oct 4, 2020

Former Employee - Accountant

I worked at Northrop Grumman full-time

Pros

ability to interact with departments

Cons

big company tend to get overshadowed

"Love work here"Oct 20, 2020

Current Employee - Inter

I have been working at Leidos part-time

Pros

Great management, great salary, great company

Cons

Benefits are lacking but overall Leidos is a good company

Job Postings

Leidos has 7,226 more recently posted open jobs than Northrop Grumman.