Caterpillar at a glance

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4.0
3,859 reviews
Work/Life Balance 3.9
Compensation/Benefits 3.9
Culture 3.8
Management 3.5
Job Security/Advancement 3.3

CEO approval

71%
1,257 ratings

How is the work culture?

Quick-paced40%
Stressful37%
Balanced33%
Competitive27%
Cut-throat17%

The Caterpillar Experience

As a Caterpillar employee you are part of a winning team that gives you the support you need to succeed — and the work you do makes a difference in the lives of people all around the world.

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Salaries

200 salaries reported
$14.34 per hour
  • Most Reported
$7.25
$25.85
54 salaries reported
$17.22 per hour
$7.25
$25.85
80 salaries reported
$11.95 per hour
$7.25
$25.85

About Caterpillar

Founded in 1910 as Holt Caterpillar Company, Caterpillar machinery is known for its "caterpillar yellow" color. One of the founding fathers of the company, Benjamin Holt, came up with the idea to cover tractor wheels with tracks or planks to prevent the heavy machinery from sinking into the dirt. The machines gained popularity during World War I, where – more... 

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Claimed Profile
Headquarters
Peoria, Illinois
Revenue
more than $10B (USD)
Employees
10,000+
Industry
Links
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