Compare General Motors (GM) vs Volkswagen BETA

See how working at General Motors (GM) vs. Volkswagen 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 General Motors (GM) vs. Volkswagen. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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General Motors (GM)

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Volkswagen

Employee Ratings

  • General Motors (GM) scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Volkswagen scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 5840 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1640 reviews)
Volkswagen employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than General Motors (GM) employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
General Motors (GM) Ceo Mary Barra
74%
74%Mary Barra
CEO Approval
Volkswagen Ceo Herbert Diess
92%
92%Herbert Diess
Volkswagen employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than General Motors (GM) employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Volkswagen employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than General Motors (GM) employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Volkswagen employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than General Motors (GM) employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Volkswagen has 63 more total submitted salaries than General Motors (GM).
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
HOD/GM Sales1 Salaries
£10,862/mo
Manager2 Salaries
£65,009/yr
Customer Service1 Salaries
£47,131/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Executive4 Salaries
£20,246/yr
Vice President2 Salaries
£189,513/yr
Business Manager2 Salaries
£37,806/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at General Motors (GM).
  • "Ambiente de trabalho" was the most mentioned Pro at Volkswagen.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at General Motors (GM).
  • "Mucha" was the most mentioned Con at Volkswagen.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 428 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 264 reviews)
Pros
"Ambiente de trabalho"(in 43 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 40 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 158 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 128 reviews)
Cons
"Mucha"(in 26 reviews)
"Laboral"(in 24 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Operation Engineer

I worked at General Motors (GM) full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

None can’t think of any

Cons

None Can’ t think of anything

"Placement Year"27 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Industrial Placement

I worked at Volkswagen full-time

Pros

Great work culture Opportunity to drive the product Strong development program Large cohort of students

Cons

Office is based outside of London

Job Postings

General Motors (GM) has 767 more recently posted open jobs than Volkswagen.