Compare PepsiCo vs Mars BETA

See how working at PepsiCo vs. Mars 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 PepsiCo vs. Mars. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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PepsiCo

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Mars

Employee Ratings

  • Mars scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, 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)
3.9
(based on 10736 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2828 reviews)
Mars employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than PepsiCo employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.9
Mars employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than PepsiCo employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.3
Mars employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than PepsiCo employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PepsiCo Ceo Ramon Laguarta
92%
92%Ramon Laguarta
CEO Approval
Mars Ceo Grant F. Reid
93%
93%Grant F. Reid
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Mars employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than PepsiCo employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Mars employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than PepsiCo employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PepsiCo has 11,115 more total submitted salaries than Mars.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative799 Salaries
$55,123/yr
District Leader197 Salaries
$76,942/yr
Warehouse Supervisor154 Salaries
$76,376/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Territory Sales Manager89 Salaries
$65,324/yr
Director21 Salaries
$200,000/yr
Machine Operator32 Salaries
$43,508/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at PepsiCo.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Mars.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at PepsiCo.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Mars.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 644 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 398 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 128 reviews)
"Great people"(in 100 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 750 reviews)
"No work life"(in 195 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 89 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 56 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at PepsiCo full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

From top leadership team to peers that work with daily, everyone really supports work-life balance and help each other to achieve the goal. Great culture and dynamic.

Cons

Some job functions don't have as many opportunities as marketing or sales team

"Great Company"Jun 16, 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Mars full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Purpose driven Delivers Human centric Great portfolio of products

Cons

Politics Vs business driven decisions GM capabilities overall Lack of accountability Communication

Advice to Management

Fantastic Company struggling to chose between the private model and the public model by nature. Way too much politics driving decision Vs business.

Job Postings

PepsiCo has 2,232 more recently posted open jobs than Mars.