Compare Shell vs BP BETA

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

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BP

Employee Ratings

  • Shell scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 9374 reviews)
Shell employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 43 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Shell employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Shell employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Shell employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Shell employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Shell employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Shell Ceo Ben van Beurden
87%
87%Ben van Beurden
CEO Approval
BP Ceo Bernard Looney
N/ABernard Looney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Shell employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than BP employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Shell employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than BP employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
61%

What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Shell.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at BP.
  • Shell had 34 more reviews than BP that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 435 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 343 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 248 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 223 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Job security"(in 125 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 113 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 90 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Systems Engineer

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

Pros

1. The organisation culture is curated to be highly empathetic towards their employees. 2. Organisation structure enables and ensures every employees are treated with same amount of respect, care... and love irrespective of their designation. 3. The HR processes are transparent with many added perks/ benefits and unobstructed access to higher management. 4. Unlimited sick leaves 5. Immense learning opportunities and avenues to develop leadership skillsets 6. Values networking between employees

Cons

None observed as of now

"Good company"1 Jun 2022

Current Employee - ARC Analyst

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

Pros

Good leaves, nice environment, work-life balance, cab, mobile reimbursement

Cons

Cannot take off frquently new team so new challenges to leaders as well

Job Postings

BP has 217 more recently posted open jobs than Shell.
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