Compare Caterpillar vs John Deere BETA

See how John Deere vs. Caterpillar compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
Caterpillar company icon

Caterpillar

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John Deere

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3736 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2215 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Caterpillar Ceo Jim Umpleby
72%
72%Jim Umpleby
CEO Approval
John Deere Ceo Samuel Allen
92%
92%Samuel Allen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Buyer2 Salaries
£32,252/yr
Engineer3 Salaries
£38,329/yr
Accountant2 Salaries
£32,667/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager1 Salaries
£32,711/yr
Engineer1 Salaries
£86,620/yr
Senior Finance Analyst1 Salaries
£30,000/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 341 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 237 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 95 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 85 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 101 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 93 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 56 reviews)
"Midwest"(in 51 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"24 May 2020

Current Employee - Financial Analyst

I have been working at Caterpillar full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great culture, people are lovly and you feel like part of a wider family

Cons

You’ll never leave so experience is limited

Advice to Management

Great Mangement

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at John Deere full-time for more than a year

Pros

Nice people, organized environment, clear manager feedback.

Cons

A bit slow career progression

Job Postings