Compare Pacific Gas and Electric vs Caltrans BETA

See how working at Pacific Gas and Electric vs. Caltrans 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 Pacific Gas and Electric vs. Caltrans. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Pacific Gas and Electric

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Caltrans

Employee Ratings

  • Pacific Gas and Electric scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Culture & Values.
  • Caltrans scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, 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)
3.7
(based on 1275 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 279 reviews)
Caltrans employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Pacific Gas and Electric employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Pacific Gas and Electric employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Caltrans employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
4.0
Caltrans employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Pacific Gas and Electric employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.4
Caltrans employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Pacific Gas and Electric employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pacific Gas and Electric Ceo William D. Johnson
81%
81%William D. Johnson
CEO Approval
Caltrans Ceo 	Malcolm Dougherty
84%
84% Malcolm Dougherty
Caltrans employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Pacific Gas and Electric employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Caltrans employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Pacific Gas and Electric employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Caltrans employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Pacific Gas and Electric employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Pacific Gas and Electric has 1,883 more total submitted salaries than Caltrans.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer14 Salaries
$108,258/yr
Intern50 Salaries
$24/hr
Senior Financial Analyst39 Salaries
$104,690/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Transportation Engineer, Civil207 Salaries
$8,519/mo
AGPA4 Salaries
$5,143/mo
Accounting Officer2 Salaries
$4,729/mo

What Employees Say

  • Pacific Gas and Electric had 151 more reviews than Caltrans that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Pacific Gas and Electric.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Con at Caltrans.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 174 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 164 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 24 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 47 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
"Work environment"(in 12 reviews)
"Private sector"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - QC Specialist

I have been working at Pacific Gas and Electric full-time

Pros

Great benefits and pay, depending on work group amazing people to work with,

Cons

I have no negative for this company

"Great work"Nov 26, 2020

Current Employee - Senior Biologist

I have been working at Caltrans full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Wonderful place to growth and enhance your career.

Cons

The are equity driven and this promoting useless people sometimes.

Advice to Management

Do not embrace equity.

Job Postings

Pacific Gas and Electric has 592 more recently posted open jobs than Caltrans.