Compare Airbus vs Thales BETA

See how working at Airbus vs. Thales 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 Airbus vs. Thales. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Airbus

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Thales

Employee Ratings

  • Airbus scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Thales scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 1749 reviews)
Airbus employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 190 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Airbus employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Airbus employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Airbus Ceo Guillaume Faury
94%
94%Guillaume Faury
CEO Approval
Thales Ceo Alex Cresswell
100%
100%Alex Cresswell
Thales employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Airbus employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Airbus employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Thales employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Thales employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Airbus employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Airbus has 45 more total submitted salaries than Thales.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Engineer17 Salaries
£27,760/yr
Systems Engineer16 Salaries
£38,473/yr
Intern37 Salaries
£15,657/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer49 Salaries
£35,117/yr
Systems Engineer39 Salaries
£34,689/yr
Graduate4 Salaries
£29,234/yr

What Employees Say

  • Thales had 7 more reviews than Airbus that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Airbus.
  • "French" was the most mentioned Con at Thales.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 124 reviews)
"Bonne ambiance"(in 69 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 131 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 108 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 41 reviews)
"Inertie"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"French"(in 60 reviews)
"Lourdeur"(in 51 reviews)
Featured Review
"GOOD"17 Nov 2020

Former Employee - Maintenance Technician

I worked at Airbus full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

very polite management team there

Cons

long hours which are tiring

"Great place"28 Nov 2020

Current Employee - HSE Officer

I have been working at Thales full-time

Pros

Flexible great team great products

Cons

None that are worth mentioning

Job Postings

Airbus has 73 more recently posted open jobs than Thales.