Compare Jacobs vs Mace BETA

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

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Mace

Employee Ratings

  • Jacobs scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Mace scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 3340 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 278 reviews)
Mace employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.9
Mace employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Jacobs employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Mace employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.7
Mace employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Jacobs Ceo Steven Demetriou
88%
88%Steven Demetriou
CEO Approval
Mace Ceo Mark Reynolds
92%
92%Mark Reynolds
Mace employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Mace employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Jacobs employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Positive Business Outlook
67%

Salaries

Jacobs has 372 more total submitted salaries than Mace.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager21 Salaries
£50,531/yr
Graduate Civil Engineer40 Salaries
£27,665/yr
Graduate Transport Planner22 Salaries
£31,004/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager47 Salaries
£47,435/yr
Assistant Cost Consultant4 Salaries
£24,670/yr
Operations Director8 Salaries
£108,794/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Jacobs.
  • "Great company" was the most mentioned Pro at Mace.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Jacobs.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Mace.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 164 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 146 reviews)
Pros
"Great company"(in 13 reviews)
"Great people"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 64 reviews)
"Large company"(in 63 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 22 reviews)
"Line managers"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"17 Nov 2020

Current Employee - Civil Engineer

I have been working at Jacobs full-time for less than a year

Pros

Laid back environment but technically challenging in an enjoyable way

Cons

You feel like a small fish in a big pond

Current Employee - Consultant

I have been working at Mace full-time for more than a year

Pros

1. Flexibility 2. good salary 3. Good people

Cons

hard to communicate with other sectors

Advice to Management

keep up the good work

Job Postings

Jacobs has 4,743 more recently posted open jobs than Mace.