Compare Telstra vs Optus BETA

See how Optus vs. Telstra compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Telstra

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Optus

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1535 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 758 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Telstra Ceo Andrew Penn
52%
52%Andrew Penn
CEO Approval
Optus Ceo Allen Lew
77%
77%Allen Lew
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
39%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Service Delivery Manager2 Salaries
£37,067/yr
Network Engineer2 Salaries
£39,558/yr
Regional Sales Manager2 Salaries
£109,202/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 244 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 221 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 86 reviews)
"Great people"(in 62 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Restructures"(in 56 reviews)
"Red tape"(in 53 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 20 reviews)
"Macquarie park"(in 19 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Head of Delivery

I worked at Telstra full-time

Pros

At forefront of IT technology- great role diversity. Flexible working arrangements promoted

Cons

Large scale transformation at present creates current uncertainty in longevity of employment

Current Employee - Retail Sales Consultant

I have been working at Optus full-time

Pros

Employees are encouraged to progress within the business Great staff discounts available

Cons

Experience can differ significantly based on location

Advice to Management

Keep it up

Job Postings