Compare working at bp vs Shell

Compare company reviews, salaries and ratings to find out if bp or Shell is right for you. bp is most highly rated for Work/life balance and Shell is most highly rated for Work/life balance.

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bp

Compare company information

Compare revenue, industry and employee numbers for bp and Shell.

Industry
Energy and UtilitiesEnergy and Utilities
Revenue
more than $10B (USD)more than $10B (USD)
Number of Employees
10,000+10,000+
Headquarters
International Headquarters 1 St James's Square London SW1Y 4PDRobert Louisiana, United States

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Compare management, culture and compensation ratings for bp and Shell.

3.9
Overall Rating
3.9
Overall Rating
3.7
Work/life balance
3.7
Work/life balance
3.6
Compensation and benefits
3.5
Compensation and benefits
3.4
Job security and advancement
3.3
Job security and advancement
3.5
Management
3.5
Management
3.6
Culture
3.6
Culture

CEO approval

Picture of Bernard Looney, CEO of bp
78%
approve of Bernard Looney's performance
Picture of Ben Van Beurden, CEO of Shell
78%
approve of Ben Van Beurden's performance

Salary satisfaction

63%
think they are paid fairly at bp
59%
think they are paid fairly at Shell

bp company logobp reviews

4.0
on October 29, 2020
Great compensation, good culture, tons of reorg's and changes coming
Financial Analyst
(Current Employee) - Chicago, IL

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4.0
on October 16, 2020
Advancement opportunities.
Assistant Manager
(Current Employee) - Piscataway, NJ

5.0
on October 7, 2020
Moderate place
Accountant
(Current Employee) - Houston, TX

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Shell company logoShell reviews

4.0
on October 29, 2020
Good pay and benefits
Operator
(Current Employee) - United States

5.0
on October 29, 2020
Meet interesting people and good pay full time in time passed quickly
CSR/Cashier
(Current Employee) - Richmond, CA

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1.0
on October 29, 2020
No prices on anything. Owner is not the nicest
Cashier/Customer Service
(Current Employee) - Saint George, UT

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Compare similar salaries

Compare salary information for bp and Shell. Salaries are taken from job posts or reported by employees and are not adjusted for level or location.

Customer service associate / cashier
$9.93 per hour$10.56 per hour
Cashier
$9.61 per hour$10.91 per hour
Cashier/sales
$9.38 per hour$10.41 per hour
Gas station attendant
$10.01 per hour$11.51 per hour
Customer service representative
$9.55 per hour$10.01 per hour
bp company logo
23 jobs at bp
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743 jobs at Shell
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Compare interview process, length and difficulty for bp and Shell.

Favorable experience
Favorable experience
Medium difficulty
Medium difficulty
Process is about two weeks
Process is about two weeks
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