Compare Burson-Marsteller vs Ketchum BETA

See how working at Burson-Marsteller vs. Ketchum 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 Burson-Marsteller vs. Ketchum. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Burson-Marsteller

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Ketchum

Employee Ratings

  • Ketchum 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)
3.0
(based on 318 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 441 reviews)
Ketchum employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.4
Ketchum employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Ketchum employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.1
Ketchum employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.3
Ketchum employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.3
Ketchum employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Burson-Marsteller Ceo Donald A. Baer
48%
48%Donald A. Baer
CEO Approval
Ketchum Ceo Mike Doyle
100%
100%Mike Doyle
Ketchum employees rated their CEO Approval 52% higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
52%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Ketchum employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
34%
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Ketchum employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Burson-Marsteller employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Ketchum has 44 more total submitted salaries than Burson-Marsteller.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive1 Salaries
£22,947/yr
Associate4 Salaries
£28,318/yr
Director3 Salaries
£91,769/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive10 Salaries
£26,288/yr
Associate Director5 Salaries
£68,905/yr
Director4 Salaries
£118,036/yr

What Employees Say

  • Ketchum had 6 more reviews than Burson-Marsteller that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • Ketchum had 26 more reviews than Burson-Marsteller that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Ketchum had 14 more reviews than Burson-Marsteller that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 18 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 16 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 24 reviews)
"Great clients"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 51 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 36 reviews)
Featured Review
"Associate"14 Dec 2018

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Burson-Marsteller full-time

Pros

Well paid; Great clients; Good medical policy

Cons

Long working hours; Easy to get burnt out

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Ketchum full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Emphasis on self-development, creative work and pushing boundaries

Cons

Occasional in-transparent executive decisions

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