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Chesapeake Energy Reviews

Updated May 12, 2022

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Found 501 of over 561 reviews

3.8
73%
Recommend to a Friend
55%
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Chesapeake Energy President, Chief Executive Officer and Director Robert D. Lawler
Robert D. Lawler
236 Ratings

Top Review Highlights by Sentiment

Pros
  • "Good benefits and great 401k(in 101 reviews)
  • "Great people and teams.(in 40 reviews)
  • "Good pay even though the tough times that the oil and gas industry is currently having.(in 36 reviews)
  • "Great Campus and work environment.(in 32 reviews)
  • "Office culture was great.(in 18 reviews)
Cons
  • "What's left is inexperience and poor management.(in 34 reviews)
  • "Constant layoffs causing inexperienced personnel to take on new jobs and heavier workloads.(in 32 reviews)
  • "Long Hours and a lot of Time on the Road; but it's the oilfield so no way around it!(in 10 reviews)
  • "No leadership in upper management.(in 10 reviews)
  • "Complete lack of job security and fear of downsizing(in 10 reviews)
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Ratings by Demographics

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  1. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Great company!

    May 12, 2022 - Engineer in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits and a great company to work for.

    Cons

    None that I can remember now.

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  2. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Oil and Gas

    May 10, 2022 - Oil and Gas Engineer 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great place to work. The people are very friendly

    Cons

    Oil prices have made management to make lots of tough call regarding layoffs.

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  3. 3.0
    Former Employee

    work life balance

    May 7, 2022 - Instrumentation Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    good benefits, work life balance

    Cons

    drive time on the road

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Great place to work

    Apr 25, 2022 - Accountant IV in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay is great, environment is good.

    Cons

    You have to be willing to work all the time to move up

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    A

    Apr 22, 2022 - Production Foreman 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Solid career growth within the company

    Cons

    The industry is very volatile

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  6. 5.0
    Former Employee

    Big Compay - pros and cons

    Apr 7, 2022 - Manager 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great pay and benefits. fun coworkers

    Cons

    Pressure and expectations were over-bearing

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  7. 5.0
    Current Employee

    Great company, great accounting leadership

    Apr 5, 2022 - Operations Accountant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great, ethical leadership. Encouraging work environment. WFH flexibility. 15% bonus.

    Cons

    WFH schedule is more per department.

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  8. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Great place to work

    Apr 4, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great benefits and great people.

    Cons

    The oil and gas industry.

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  9. 3.0
    Current Employee

    Good place

    Mar 17, 2022 - Manager in Oklahoma City, OK
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good direction, great campus, great people

    Cons

    Bad past and need to improve benefits,

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  10. 2.0
    Former Employee

    Working for the man

    Mar 10, 2022 - Senior Production Analyst 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pto, 401k match, fitness center

    Cons

    Leadership not transparent, ever changing strategy

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Chesapeake Energy Reviews FAQs

Chesapeake Energy has an overall rating of 3.8 out of 5, based on over 561 reviews left anonymously by employees. 73% of employees would recommend working at Chesapeake Energy to a friend and 57% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 1% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Chesapeake Energy employees rate their compensation and benefits as 4.4 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Chesapeake Energy. This rating has decreased by -2% over the last 12 months.

73% of Chesapeake Energy employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Chesapeake Energy 4.1 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.4 for career opportunities.

According to reviews on Glassdoor, employees commonly mention the pros of working at Chesapeake Energy to be coworkers, compensation, benefits and the cons to be senior leadership, career development, management.

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Chesapeake Energy photo of: Chesapeake employees use industry-leading technology to unlock value in our world-class asset portfolio.
Chesapeake Energy photo of: Safety is our top priority – for both employees working in the field and at our corporate office
Chesapeake Energy photo of: Chesapeake’s 120-acre campus in Oklahoma City includes best-in-class technology resources, two stadium-seating theaters, restaurants and a fitness center.
Chesapeake Energy photo of: We remain focused on long-term growth and committed to protecting our people, the public and the environment.
Chesapeake Energy photo of: Chesapeake offers a variety of opportunities in drilling, completions, engineering, facilities, operations and reservoir.
Chesapeake Energy photo of: Chesapeake’s Reservoir Technology Center (RTC), the industry’s only in-house core-analysis lab
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