Compare Orbital Sciences vs United Launch Alliance BETA

See how working at Orbital Sciences vs. United Launch Alliance 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 Orbital Sciences vs. United Launch Alliance. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Orbital Sciences

Employee Ratings

  • Orbital Sciences scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • United Launch Alliance scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 177 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 366 reviews)
United Launch Alliance employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Orbital Sciences employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.6
United Launch Alliance employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Orbital Sciences employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
United Launch Alliance employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Orbital Sciences employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.7
United Launch Alliance employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Orbital Sciences employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.0
United Launch Alliance employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Orbital Sciences employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Orbital Sciences Ceo David W. Thompson
84%
84%David W. Thompson
Orbital Sciences employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than United Launch Alliance employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
United Launch Alliance Ceo Tory Bruno
81%
81%Tory Bruno
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Orbital Sciences employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than United Launch Alliance employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
25%
Positive Business Outlook
60%
United Launch Alliance employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 35% higher than Orbital Sciences employees rated theirs.

Salaries

United Launch Alliance has 240 more total submitted salaries than Orbital Sciences.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Engineer24 Salaries
$96,211/yr
Senior Systems Engineer10 Salaries
$107,933/yr
Program Financial Analyst6 Salaries
$60,626/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Mechanical Engineer III34 Salaries
$91,790/yr
Systems Engineer19 Salaries
$95,738/yr
Financial Analyst13 Salaries
$83,941/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Orbital Sciences.
  • "9 80" was the most mentioned Pro at United Launch Alliance.
  • United Launch Alliance had 8 more reviews than Orbital Sciences that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 12 reviews)
"Interesting work"(in 12 reviews)
Pros
"9 80"(in 41 reviews)
"80 work schedule"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 10 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 16 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Senior Engineer

I worked at Orbital Sciences full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Small company, few levels of management, early opportunity to contribute.

Cons

DoD contractor so many rules, trainings, etc.

Advice to Management

n/a

"10 years"Jan 9, 2020

Former Employee - Supply Chain Manager

I worked at United Launch Alliance full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

great place to work for

Cons

no, none at this time

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