Compare Skidmore, Owings & Merrill vs Belcan BETA

See how working at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill vs. Belcan 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 Skidmore, Owings & Merrill vs. Belcan. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

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Belcan

Employee Ratings

  • Skidmore, Owings & Merrill scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Belcan scored higher in 6 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 302 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 451 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Belcan employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.4
Work-life balance
4.0
Belcan employees rated their Work-life balance 1.6 higher than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.1
Belcan employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
3.4
Belcan employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill Ceo Managing Partners
35%
35%Managing Partners
CEO Approval
Belcan Ceo Lance H. Kwasniewski
70%
70%Lance H. Kwasniewski
Belcan employees rated their CEO Approval 35% higher than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Belcan employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
30%
Positive Business Outlook
39%
Belcan employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Belcan has 47 more total submitted salaries than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Structural Engineering Professional18 Salaries
$78,779/yr
Intern23 Salaries
$22/hr
Interiors Architect (Level C)16 Salaries
$57,562/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Mechanical Engineer84 Salaries
$71,162/yr
Intern7 Salaries
$16/hr
Designer6 Salaries
$20/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great projects" was the most mentioned Pro at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Belcan.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Belcan.
Pros
Pros
"Great projects"(in 25 reviews)
"Talented people"(in 18 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 55 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 18 reviews)
"No room"(in 13 reviews)
Featured Review
"Industry Leader"Jun 27, 2020

Former Intern - Internship

I worked at Skidmore, Owings & Merrill for less than a year

Pros

Extremely professional work environment, huge range of projects, competitive and challenging, career prestige

Cons

Office culture to be expected at firms of this size, people don't even realize they're working for the same employer because office is so big, easy to feel insignificant

"Research"Nov 18, 2019

Former Contractor - Search Analyst

I worked at Belcan

Pros

Good company to work for and job responsabilities

Cons

Contract from Seimens Corp. to Belcan ended

Job Postings

Belcan has 474 more recently posted open jobs than Skidmore, Owings & Merrill.