Compare Jacobs vs AECOM BETA

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

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AECOM

Employee Ratings

  • Jacobs 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)
3.9
(based on 4295 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 6736 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Jacobs employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Jacobs employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Jacobs employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Jacobs Ceo Steven Demetriou
90%
90%Steven Demetriou
Jacobs employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
AECOM Ceo Troy Rudd
79%
79%Troy Rudd
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Jacobs employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Jacobs employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than AECOM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

AECOM has 448 more total submitted salaries than Jacobs.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Civil Engineer52 Salaries
£32,877/yr
Project Manager39 Salaries
£52,175/yr
Associate Director18 Salaries
£65,174/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Graduate Engineer87 Salaries
£27,840/yr
Project Manager30 Salaries
£43,839/yr
Associate Director50 Salaries
£62,037/yr

What Employees Say

  • AECOM had 70 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • AECOM had 108 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
  • AECOM had 76 more reviews than Jacobs that mentioned "Large company" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 169 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 150 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 239 reviews)
"Great people"(in 195 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 64 reviews)
"Large company"(in 63 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 172 reviews)
"Large company"(in 139 reviews)
Featured Review
"great company"8 Nov 2021

Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I have been working at Jacobs for less than a year

Pros

professional, up to date with technology

Cons

they don't have enough permanent opportunities

Current Employee - Civil Engineer Apprentice

I have been working at AECOM full-time

Pros

Well Structured Great Support Flexihour system

Cons

Not much one on one with colleagues

Job Postings

Jacobs has 851 more recently posted open jobs than AECOM.