Compare Northrop Grumman vs Leidos BETA

See how working at Northrop Grumman vs. Leidos 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 Northrop Grumman vs. Leidos. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Northrop Grumman

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Leidos

Employee Ratings

  • Northrop Grumman scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 5076 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1649 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Northrop Grumman Ceo Kathy Warden
83%
83%Kathy Warden
CEO Approval
Leidos Ceo Roger A. Krone
82%
82%Roger A. Krone
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Northrop Grumman employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Leidos employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
62%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Northrop Grumman salaries averaged £8,029 higher than Leidos.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer8 Salaries
£36,782/yr
Project Manager2 Salaries
£48,463/yr
Business Development Manager1 Salaries
£60,221/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer4 Salaries
£40,031/yr
Project Manager5 Salaries
£39,949/yr
Business Analyst3 Salaries
£41,398/yr

What Employees Say

  • Northrop Grumman had 306 more reviews than Leidos that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Northrop Grumman had 77 more reviews than Leidos that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 420 reviews)
"9 80 schedule"(in 419 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 114 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 87 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 132 reviews)
"Large company"(in 115 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 55 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 26 reviews)
Featured Review

I have been working at Northrop Grumman

Pros

Flat structure No bureaucracy Plenty of training opportunities and continual development Bleeding edge ways of working Great colleagues Competitive salary for the most part

Cons

Still trying to figure out a number of kinks associated with rapid growth

Advice to Management

Look at your bottlenecks and solve them

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Leidos full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Flexible working, roll your sleeves up and get stuck in attitude

Cons

Tough customer base, complex programs

Advice to Management

Very hard working people should get a little more recognition

Job Postings

Leidos has 5,059 more recently posted open jobs than Northrop Grumman.