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Updated Nov 30, 2022

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Found 602 of over 646 reviews
3.9
76% Recommend to a Friend
Nabors Industries President & CEO Anthony G. Petrello
72% Approve of CEO

Found 587 of over 646 reviews

3.9
76%
Recommend to a Friend
72%
Approve of CEO
Nabors Industries President & CEO Anthony G. Petrello
Anthony G. Petrello
220 Ratings

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Pros
  • "Pay is good... cause no one would work there if there wasn't a 'bonus' for doing it.(in 58 reviews)
  • "Good people still around in IT(in 39 reviews)
  • "some good benefits all around(in 31 reviews)
  • "Good salary and new projects.(in 18 reviews)
  • "Good time off.(in 10 reviews)
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  1. 5.0
    Current Employee, more than 8 years

    Great company

    Nov 21, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Technology vision Cares about people

    Cons

    Industry changes that are unpredictable

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  2. 4.0
    Former Employee, less than 1 year

    Personal review

    Nov 30, 2022 - Floorhand/Roughneck in Odessa, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Good people to work with

    Cons

    Needs better trailers and higher pay

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  4. 5.0
    Former Employee, more than 3 years

    Good to work company

    Nov 16, 2022 - Mechanical Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    I was part of Canrig a subsidiary of Nabors. Pros: healthy work environment, work life balance, supporting staff.

    Cons

    Lots of meetings, pots of paperwork to complete for any project.

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  5. 4.0
    Current Employee

    N/a

    Oct 28, 2022 - Anonymous Employee 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Great company to work for

    Cons

    They could do better with their management

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  6. 5.0
    Current Employee

    I like it

    Oct 26, 2022 - Human Resources Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Very understanding and flexible . Great environment .

    Cons

    I really do not have any cons

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  7. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 5 years

    Interesting Experience

    Oct 19, 2022 - Data Entry Clerk in Bakersfield, CA
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Under the right manager it was great.

    Cons

    Got a bad manager, had to leave.

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  8. 3.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Not Without its Faults

    Sep 8, 2022 - Mechanical Engineer in Houston, TX
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    Pay & Benefits Rewarding Projects Good People Nice Amenities at Facility

    Cons

    Muddled organizational structure. Too much power and influence in the hands of people without the appropriate title to yield it. CEO surrounded by bad influencers that steer company in wrong directions.

    1 person found this review helpful
  9. 3.0
    Former Employee

    ok

    Aug 31, 2022 - Process Technician 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    good money and rewarding job

    Cons

    always gone no time off

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  10. 1.0
    Current Employee, more than 10 years

    Buddy system

    Sep 2, 2022 - Hand 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    On the right rig you’ll be in good shape for growth. Good time off.

    Cons

    If the buddy system doesn’t like you regardless if you’re a good worker you’re screwed.

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  11. 2.0
    Former Employee, more than 8 years

    Not all it's cracked up to be

    Aug 5, 2022 - Executive Assistant 
    Recommend
    CEO Approval
    Business Outlook

    Pros

    There are some really great people that work there.

    Cons

    Salaries Opportunities for growth are minimal

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Nabors Industries has an overall rating of 3.9 out of 5, based on over 646 reviews left anonymously by employees. 76% of employees would recommend working at Nabors Industries to a friend and 65% have a positive outlook for the business. This rating has improved by 9% over the last 12 months.

According to anonymously submitted Glassdoor reviews, Nabors Industries employees rate their compensation and benefits as 3.8 out of 5. Find out more about salaries and benefits at Nabors Industries. This rating has improved by 7% over the last 12 months.

76% of Nabors Industries employees would recommend working there to a friend based on Glassdoor reviews. Employees also rated Nabors Industries 3.4 out of 5 for work life balance, 3.6 for culture and values and 3.6 for career opportunities.

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

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