Compare AECOM vs Arup BETA

See how working at AECOM vs. Arup 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 AECOM vs. Arup. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
AECOM company icon

AECOM

Arup company icon

Arup

Employee Ratings

  • Arup 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)
3.7
(based on 6736 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1869 reviews)
Arup employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.0
Arup employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Arup employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.7
Arup employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.7
Arup employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.3
Arup employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Troy Rudd
79%
79%Troy Rudd
CEO Approval
Arup Ceo Alan Belfield
96%
96%Alan Belfield
Arup employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Arup employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Arup employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AECOM has 8 more total submitted salaries than Arup.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Engineer87 Salaries
£27,840/yr
Consultant39 Salaries
£33,009/yr
Associate Director50 Salaries
£62,037/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer64 Salaries
£32,996/yr
Senior Consultant68 Salaries
£55,642/yr
Associate36 Salaries
£62,670/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at AECOM.
  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Arup.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at AECOM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Arup.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 239 reviews)
"Great people"(in 195 reviews)
Pros
"Working environment"(in 109 reviews)
"Interesting projects"(in 102 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 172 reviews)
"Large company"(in 139 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 91 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 58 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Civil Engineering

I have been working at AECOM full-time

Pros

Good H&S practices, training available, good career development.

Cons

Large company with many departments and management, not much opportunity to get involved in decision making.

Current Employee - Graduate Engineer

I have been working at Arup full-time

Pros

Lovely people to work with.

Cons

Work life balance can sometimes take the back seat.

Job Postings

AECOM has 2,425 more recently posted open jobs than Arup.