Compare BDO vs Grant Thornton BETA

See how working at BDO vs. Grant Thornton 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 BDO vs. Grant Thornton. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Grant Thornton

Employee Ratings

  • Grant Thornton scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2154 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2820 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.7
Grant Thornton employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
BDO Ceo Martin Van Roekel
80%
80%Martin Van Roekel
CEO Approval
Grant Thornton Ceo Brad Preber
91%
91%Brad Preber
Grant Thornton employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Grant Thornton employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than BDO employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Grant Thornton employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than BDO employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Grant Thornton salaries averaged HK$138,983 higher than BDO.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern10 Salaries
HK$6,650/mo
Audit Associate7 Salaries
HK$14,500/mo
Summer1 Salaries
HK$6,400/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern1 Salaries
HK$7,000/mo
Audit Associate3 Salaries
HK$12,500/mo
Assistant Manager2 Salaries
HK$425,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Grant Thornton had 105 more reviews than BDO that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Long working hours" was the most mentioned Con at BDO.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Grant Thornton.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 154 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 259 reviews)
"Great people"(in 136 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long working hours"(in 117 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 74 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 201 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 198 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Intern

I worked at BDO

Pros

The working environment was nice since all of my colleagues were willing to help me when I got any difficulty.

Cons

The workload was quite heavy since it came near to the Tax deadline. I got lots of work to do in August.

"Very nice"5 Feb 2020

Current Employee - Pre-Sales Consultant

I have been working at Grant Thornton full-time for less than a year

Pros

Very employee oriented culture, makes it enjoyable all day long

Cons

Working hours are a bit harsh , but that's just how it is in HK

Advice to Management

keep doing what you're doing

Job Postings

Grant Thornton has 1,108 more recently posted open jobs than BDO.