Compare Westwood One vs Urban One BETA

See how working at Westwood One vs. Urban One 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 Westwood One vs. Urban One. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Westwood One

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Urban One

Employee Ratings

  • Westwood One scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Urban One scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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)
2.6
(based on 79 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 147 reviews)
Urban One employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.3
Career Opportunities
2.9
Urban One employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.3
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Urban One employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.2
Urban One employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
2.7
Urban One employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.5
Culture & Values
3.0
Urban One employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Westwood One Ceo Mary Berner
73%
73%Mary Berner
Westwood One employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Urban One employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Urban One Ceo Alfred C. Liggins III
45%
45%Alfred C. Liggins III
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
25%
% Recommend to a friend
34%
Urban One employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
21%
Positive Business Outlook
27%
Urban One employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Westwood One employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Urban One has 203 more total submitted salaries than Westwood One.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate7 Salaries
$40,341/yr
Graphic Designer2 Salaries
$61,531/yr
Manager4 Salaries
$58,108/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive15 Salaries
$61,820/yr
Production Assistant10 Salaries
$40,873/yr
National Sales Coordinator3 Salaries
$42,289/yr

What Employees Say

  • Westwood One had 3 more reviews than Urban One that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • Urban One had 3 more reviews than Westwood One that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 10 reviews)
"Radio"(in 8 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 8 reviews)
"Great people"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 6 reviews)
"No room"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 9 reviews)
"No growth"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales

I worked at Westwood One full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great company to work for.

Cons

In general a great place to work

Advice to Management

Increase salaries.

"I loved it"Oct 4, 2021

Former Employee - Videographer/Editor

I worked at Urban One part-time

Pros

Great company to work for

Cons

I loved wrong here so much

Advice to Management

Great place

Job Postings

Westwood One has 150 more recently posted open jobs than Urban One.