Compare Valero Energy vs Marathon Petroleum BETA

See how working at Valero Energy vs. Marathon Petroleum 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 Valero Energy vs. Marathon Petroleum. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Valero Energy

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Marathon Petroleum

Employee Ratings

  • Valero Energy scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 491 reviews)
Valero Energy employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Marathon Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 781 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Valero Energy employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Marathon Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Valero Energy employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Marathon Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Valero Energy employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Marathon Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Valero Energy Ceo Joe Gorder
94%
94%Joe Gorder
Valero Energy employees rated their CEO Approval 29% higher than Marathon Petroleum employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Marathon Petroleum Ceo Michael J. Hennigan
65%
65%Michael J. Hennigan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Valero Energy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Marathon Petroleum employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Valero Energy employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Marathon Petroleum employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Marathon Petroleum has 518 more total submitted salaries than Valero Energy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern46 Salaries
$33/hr
Engineer11 Salaries
$103,403/yr
Process Operator46 Salaries
$24/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern33 Salaries
$26/hr
Project Engineer51 Salaries
$103,098/yr
Refinery Operator13 Salaries
$44/hr

What Employees Say

  • Marathon Petroleum had 28 more reviews than Valero Energy that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • "Refinery" was the most mentioned Con at Valero Energy.
  • "Findlay oh" was the most mentioned Con at Marathon Petroleum.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 37 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 30 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 58 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 58 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Refinery"(in 22 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 21 reviews)
Cons
"Findlay oh"(in 35 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 33 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"Jul 27, 2021

Former Employee - Operator

I worked at Valero Energy full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good environment and clean to work in

Cons

None really to think of

"Opportunities"Jun 21, 2021

Current Employee - Shift Supervisor

I have been working at Marathon Petroleum full-time

Pros

With the andeavor acquisition there are many opportunities to climb the ladder and/or take on roles that previously were less attainable.

Cons

Sometimes employees are put in roles they are not ready for.

Job Postings

Marathon Petroleum has 111 more recently posted open jobs than Valero Energy.