Compare Securitas vs G4S BETA

See how working at Securitas vs. G4S 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 Securitas vs. G4S. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Securitas

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G4S

Employee Ratings

  • Securitas scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • G4S scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 3629 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 2900 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Securitas Ceo Magnus Ahlqvist
53%
53%Magnus Ahlqvist
CEO Approval
G4S Ceo Ashley Almanza
60%
60%Ashley Almanza
G4S employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Securitas employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
39%

Salaries

Securitas has 3,203 more total submitted salaries than G4S.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Security Officer1609 Salaries
$15/hr
Site Supervisor65 Salaries
$16/hr
Security Supervisor76 Salaries
$17/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Security Officer275 Salaries
$15/hr
Shift Supervisor28 Salaries
$16/hr
Security16 Salaries
$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • G4S had 9 more reviews than Securitas that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • G4S had 20 more reviews than Securitas that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 70 reviews)
"Easy work"(in 49 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 79 reviews)
"Decent pay"(in 52 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 111 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 54 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 74 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 46 reviews)
Featured Review
"??"Oct 16, 2021

Former Employee - Courtesy Night Watchman

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

Pros

Best job I've ever had Hands down Great company I fit the job very well I'm very well liked I know how to use discretion and I'm very good with people

Cons

Didn't have the chance to have the enough time of time to have a downside with the company everything was great love to work and pick up shifts yeah

Advice to Management

I report to management and management takes it from there I think that would be protocol

"Cool"Sep 11, 2021

Current Employee - G4S Custom Protection

I have been working at G4S full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good pay and decent work.

Cons

Long hour of just standing

Job Postings

Securitas has 8,147 more recently posted open jobs than G4S.