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 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Leidos scored higher in 1 area: Senior Management.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 7376 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2492 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Northrop Grumman Ceo Kathy Warden
88%
88%Kathy Warden
CEO Approval
Leidos Ceo Roger A. Krone
88%
88%Roger A. Krone
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
70%

Salaries

Northrop Grumman has 11,111 more total submitted salaries than Leidos.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer735 Salaries
$89,316/yr
Systems Engineer646 Salaries
$97,091/yr
Program Manager144 Salaries
$151,900/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer252 Salaries
$93,887/yr
Systems Administrator173 Salaries
$99,679/yr
Project Manager113 Salaries
$120,044/yr

What Employees Say

  • Northrop Grumman had 512 more reviews than Leidos that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Northrop Grumman had 101 more reviews than Leidos that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 691 reviews)
"9 80 schedule"(in 573 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 179 reviews)
"Leidos"(in 171 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Large company"(in 163 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 162 reviews)
Cons
"Leidos"(in 182 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 61 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Mechanical Design Engineer

I have been working at Northrop Grumman full-time

Pros

-9/80 schedule -interesting work - hands on - For the most part, the people are smart and kind

Cons

- Career progression is more of a function of time in the ditch rather that true merit, with the exception of a handful of people who are truly exceptional.

"Good company"Oct 19, 2021

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Leidos full-time

Pros

Really good work Life balance

Cons

None that I can think of

Job Postings

Leidos has 812 more recently posted open jobs than Northrop Grumman.
Recent Jobs
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