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About General Electric

Employees
10,000+
Industry
Electronics, Consumer Products
Public/Private
Public
Year Founded
1892
Non-profit Status
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Pay & Benefits

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Pay
Based on 21 responses
  • Average
    48%
  • Good
    33%
  • Excellent
    14%
  • Poor
    5%
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What's the most unique benefit or perk?
Based on 21 responses
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  • Flexible Work Hours
    38%
  • On-site Gym
    14%
  • Tuition Assistance Program
    14%
  • Good amount of vacation/PTO
    14%
  • Lunch is provided
    5%
  • Free Coffee
    5%
  • Guest speakers
    5%
Poll
52%
of employees say healthcare coverage is good or excellent.21 responses
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43%
of employees say retirement benefits are good or excellent.21 responses
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48%
of employees say the family leave policy is good or excellent.21 responses
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48%
of employees say paid time off/vacation days are good or excellent.21 responses

Growth Opportunities

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How long do employees tend to stay?
Based on 21 responses
  • Less than Two Years
    5%
  • Two to Five Years
    48%
  • Five to Ten Years
    19%
  • More than Ten Years
    29%
Poll
38%
of employees don't worry about layoffs.21 responses
Poll
Agree/Disagree: Taking a job here was a good decision.
Based on 21 responses
  • Strongly Disagree
    5%
  • Neutral
    19%
  • Agree
    48%
  • Strongly Agree
    29%
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29%
of employees say good work leads to promotion.21 responses
62%
of employees believe their work helps make the world a better place.21 responses

Management

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Agree/Disagree: Managers care about employees
Based on 21 responses
  • Strongly Disagree
    14%
  • Neutral
    29%
  • Agree
    33%
  • Strongly Agree
    24%
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57%
of employees say the workplace runs efficiently.21 responses
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48%
of employees say management is transparent.21 responses

Work-Life Balance

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57%
of employees say hours are flexible.21 responses
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Agree/Disagree: Hours are long
Based on 21 responses
  • Strongly Disagree
    5%
  • Disagree
    5%
  • Neutral
    38%
  • Agree
    38%
  • Strongly Agree
    14%
52%
of employees say it's easy to work remotely.21 responses
76%
of employees say schedules are predictable.21 responses
48%
of employees say taking vacation is encouraged.21 responses
43%
of employees say the workplace is parent friendly.21 responses

Company Culture

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What one word or phrase best describes the culture?
Based on 21 responses
Report
  • Competitive
    24%
  • Friendly
    19%
  • Fast Paced
    19%
  • Always Evolving
    14%
  • flux
    14%
  • Work hard, play hard
    10%
38%
of employees are happy to work here.21 responses
76%
of employees say coworkers socialize.21 responses
81%
of employees think their coworkers are smart.21 responses
90%
of employees like their coworkers.21 responses

Employees

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Describe the average political opinions in this organization.
Based on 21 responses
  • Somewhat Conservative
    19%
  • Mixed
    52%
  • Somewhat Liberal
    24%
  • N/A
    5%
67%
of employees say the company is mostly men.21 responses
38%
of employees say the company has average diversity.21 responses
52%
of employees say the employees are diverse in age.21 responses
About the Area
A-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Crime & Safety
    C
  2. Walkability
    A+
  3. Diversity
    A+
  4. Nightlife
    A+
Area Feel
Urban
Median Household Income
$58,516
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,369
National
$949
Median Home Value
$423,200
National
$184,700
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General Electric Reviews

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My experience at GE Aviation has been great. I'm currently a Mechanical Engineering major and I have done 1 co-op with them. I'm doing my second one right now. One thing I love is that I get to travel with this company while I'm in college. My first rotation was in Cincinnati, Ohio. My current rotation is in Auburn, Alabama. I've learned so much from this experience. I was given meaningful projects and my assignment leaders and managers challenged me to do great things. I was exposed to technology that I didn't even know existed, and I found passion in these technologies. I definitely recommend this company!
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Too much flux after last CEO, the company was run down by Immelt and not enough has been done to rectify that situation. Loads of layoffs and early forced retirements are not fixing the issues of lagging sales and lagging technology. The company is made up of great people but leadership really let the people and the stockholders down over the past few years.
Very diversified and allows a flexible schedule. Great benefits and great people.
Management is very knowledgeable about the products, service and clients.
GE encourages time off and allows for a family life with work and long hours.