Compare US Geological Survey vs Xanterra BETA

See how Xanterra vs. US Geological Survey compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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US Geological Survey

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Xanterra

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 229 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 376 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
2.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
2.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
US Geological Survey Ceo William Werkheiser
63%
63%William Werkheiser
CEO Approval
Xanterra Ceo Andrew N Todd
36%
36%Andrew N Todd
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Hydrologic Technician42 Salaries
$41,995/yr
IT Specialist18 Salaries
$70,024/yr
Student Trainee9 Salaries
$35,325/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Housekeeper5 Salaries
$9/hr
IT Manager3 Salaries
$82,995/yr
Lifeguard3 Salaries
$20,842/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Usgs"(in 24 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 20 reviews)
Pros
"National park"(in 111 reviews)
"Beautiful places"(in 30 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Usgs"(in 16 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
"Dorm"(in 37 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Hydrologic Technician

I have been working at US Geological Survey full-time

Pros

Variety in job. Coworkers. Love job.

Cons

Government job. Pay. Commute. Politics.

"Best Ever!"May 20, 2019

Former Contractor - Room Inspector

I worked at Xanterra for less than a year

Pros

Amazing people and an even better location. The EDR was very nice as well.

Cons

The pay isn't the best, but who would expect that.

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