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Caterpillar Inc. Work Life Balance

The Work Life Balance at Caterpillar Inc. is rated a D+ by 276 employees putting it in the Bottom 25% of similar size companies on Comparably. 44% of Caterpillar Inc. employees are satisfied with their work life balance while 63% feel they are burnt out. A well proportioned work life balance is necessary to keep employees happy and productive.

About 42% of the employees at Caterpillar Inc. work eight hours or less, while 1% of them have a very long day - longer than twelve hours. The Majority of Caterpillar Inc. employees are not satisfied with their work life balance and feel burnt out.

In general, employees with Entry Level experience and employees in the Sales department believe they have good work life balance while African American/Black employees and employees in the HR department think there is room for improvement.

Work Life Balance
Bottom 25%Bottom 25% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
D+

Caterpillar Inc. is in the Bottom 25% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably

Happiness
Bottom 45%Bottom 45% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
C

Caterpillar Inc. is in the Bottom 45% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably

Culture Score
Bottom 35%Bottom 35% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
C-

Caterpillar Inc. is in the Bottom 35% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably

How Employees Rate Caterpillar Inc. Work Life Balance

Are you satisfied with your work/life balance?
7 or less
3%
8
39%
10
50%
12
7%
More than 12
1%
On average, how many hours do you work a day?
>1 hour
17%
1 hour
11%
45 minutes
6%
30 minutes
44%
I eat at my desk
22%
How long do you take for lunch breaks?
Do you feel burnt out at work?
Excellent
0%
Good
27%
Neutral
27%
Not Great
37%
Terrible
9%
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Who Ranks the Work Life Balance highest at Caterpillar Inc.?

Experience - Entry Level 78/100
Department - Sales 76/100
Department - IT 75/100

Who Ranks the Work Life Balance lowest at Caterpillar Inc.?

Ethnicity - African American/Black 45/100
Department - HR 51/100
Department - Marketing 51/100

Caterpillar Inc. Work Life Balance by Department

Work Life BalanceHappinessCulture Score
SalesA+A+A+
EngineeringCBB
ProductDC-D+
OperationsDDD
MarketingD-A+B
FinanceC+A+A+

Caterpillar Inc. Work Life Balance by Experience

Work Life BalanceHappinessCulture Score
Entry LevelA+A+A-
1 to 3 YearsD-BC
3 to 6 YearsDBC+
6 to 10 YearsD+C-D
Over 10 YearsD+D+D+

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