Compare Waters vs Agilent Technologies BETA

See how working at Waters vs. Agilent Technologies 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 Waters vs. Agilent Technologies. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Waters

Employee Ratings

  • Agilent Technologies 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 556 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 1566 reviews)
Agilent Technologies employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.8
Agilent Technologies employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Agilent Technologies employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.2
Agilent Technologies employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.8
Agilent Technologies employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.4
Agilent Technologies employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Waters Ceo Udit Batra
91%
91%Udit Batra
CEO Approval
Agilent Technologies Ceo Mike McMullen
97%
97%Mike McMullen
Agilent Technologies employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Agilent Technologies employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Waters employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Positive Business Outlook
87%
Agilent Technologies employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Waters employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Agilent Technologies has 2,207 more total submitted salaries than Waters.
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$79,257/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Waters.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Agilent Technologies.
  • Agilent Technologies had 18 more reviews than Waters that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Agilent Technologies had 16 more reviews than Waters that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 32 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 27 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 116 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 12 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 30 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Financial Analyst II

I have been working at Waters full-time for less than a year

Pros

-Substantial starting salary/benefits, etc. -Friendly coworkers, solid effort by management to find work/life balance during WFH -401k match w/ Waters stock -Interaction with executives on... regular basis

Cons

-Long hour days sometimes come up, but manageable

Advice to Management

Focus a bit more on training new hires and standardizing training procedures

"good company"Jun 11, 2021

Current Employee - Sales

I have been working at Agilent Technologies full-time

Pros

it's a great company to work for. No layoffs during covid showed dedication to personnel

Cons

none come to mind, it's a great company

Advice to Management

The executive team is top notch, though the mid level managers are out of touch

Job Postings

Agilent Technologies has 245 more recently posted open jobs than Waters.