Compare Pearson vs McGraw Hill BETA

See how working at Pearson vs. McGraw Hill 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 Pearson vs. McGraw Hill. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Pearson

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McGraw Hill

Employee Ratings

  • McGraw Hill scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 5209 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1025 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
McGraw Hill employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Pearson employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pearson Ceo Andy Bird
94%
94%Andy Bird
CEO Approval
McGraw Hill Ceo Simon Allen
96%
96%Simon Allen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
McGraw Hill employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Pearson employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
McGraw Hill employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Pearson employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, McGraw Hill salaries averaged $16,878 higher than Pearson.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative200 Salaries
$63,419/yr
Editor154 Salaries
$65,006/yr
Software Developer158 Salaries
$89,212/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative60 Salaries
$74,795/yr
Editor67 Salaries
$64,005/yr
Senior Software Engineer30 Salaries
$129,470/yr

What Employees Say

  • Pearson had 290 more reviews than McGraw Hill that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Pearson had 119 more reviews than McGraw Hill that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 403 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 359 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 113 reviews)
"Great people"(in 64 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 150 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 99 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 31 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 19 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Intern

I have been working at Pearson full-time

Pros

Educational, Communicative, Innovative, Encouraging, and Fun! Working here doesn't feel like work, it is amazing!

Cons

None, this company is a must. I implore you to seek any opportunity with Pearson that may present itself

Advice to Management

You are doing an amazing job!

"Great Company"Apr 28, 2021

Former Employee - Analyst

I worked at McGraw Hill full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Benefits are good, great people to work with.

Cons

No longer provide a pension and 401K match was reduced from 6% to 4%.

Job Postings

Pearson has 3,546 more recently posted open jobs than McGraw Hill.