EMPLOYEE
PARTICIPANTS
199
TOTAL
RATINGS
2008
Ecolab

Ecolab Company Culture

Ecolab Culture

This score is derived from employee ratings & reviews
4.2/5
Ecolab's Overall Culture is rated B+

Top Rated Culture Dimensions

Ecolab CEO

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Christophe Beck Ecolab's CEO
Christophe Beck
75 /100

Diversity at Ecolab

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A+

Diverse employees at Ecolab have rated Perks And Benefits, Happiness, and Team as the highest categories they have scored

Women at Ecolab

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B

Women at Ecolab have rated Executive Team, Leadership, and Team as the highest categories they have scored

Ecolab eNPS

Net Promoter Score tracks your employees' overall score to this question: "On a scale from 0-10, how likely are you to recommend working at your company to a friend?"
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Recommend to a Friend?

28

Ecolab employees are 28% more likely to recommend Ecolab as a great place to work

53%Promoters
22%Passives
25%Detractors

Working at Ecolab

Working at Ecolab is rated highly by 199 employees, across various culture aspects.

Overall Company Culture at Ecolab

B+

Overall Company Culture at Ecolab is rated B+

Last updated 6 days ago

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Ecolab ranks in the Top 20% of other companies on Comparably with 10,000+ Employees for Overall Company Culture Score

Overall Company Culture Score by Department

This graph details how each department scores their Overall Company Culture

Results from 199 Employees

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Marketing
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HR
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Customer Support
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Customer Support84
IT
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IT83
Sales
74
Sales74
Operations
72
Operations72
Finance
68
Finance68
Engineering
66
Engineering66

Ecolab Employee Reviews

Out of 262 Ecolab employee reviews, 78% were positive. The remaining 22% were constructive reviews with the goal of helping Ecolab improve their work culture.

78%
22%
Positive Reviews78%
Constructive Feedback22%

Positive Reviews From Ecolab Employees

  • What did you like most about the interview process?
    Interview questions are aligned with our leadership model - Execute, Envision, Energize, and Empower.
    Anonymous ReviewPosted 16 days ago
  • What makes you most happy at work?
    Flexibility, my voice matters and output of my work makes a difference in the world!
    Anonymous ReviewPosted 16 days ago
  • What is most positive about the culture and environment at your company?
    Ecolab is in touch with global issues/concerns. The Employee Resource Groups are designed to drive diversity, inclusion, and equity. It is our culture!
    Anonymous ReviewPosted 16 days ago

Constructive Feedback From Ecolab Employees

  • Why do you feel undervalued and what would make you feel better about your compensation?
    Under paid for the work we do. Have a hard time taking vacations or even going to the doctor without getting behind
    Anonymous Review
  • Why do you feel undervalued and what would make you feel better about your compensation?
    No recognition for strong performance. Bonus structure for many positions is pathetic.
    Anonymous Review
  • What does the leadership team need to get better at?
    Understanding that their decisions impact moral and motivation
    Anonymous Review

Ecolab Company Information

Ecolab Company Overview

Ecolab is the global leader in water, hygiene and energy technologies and services that provide clean water, safe food, and abundant energy

Ecolab Mission & Values

Our mission is to be the leading global innovator, developer and provider of cleaning, sanitation and maintenance products, systems, and services. As a team, we will achieve aggressive growth and fair return for our shareholders. We will accomplish this by exceeding the expectations of our customers while conserving resources and preserving the quality of the environment.

Ecolab Vision Statement

Our vision is to be the global leader in water, hygiene and antimicrobial technologies and services - providing and protecting what is vital: clean water, safe food and healthy environments.

Headquarter370 Wabasha Street North, St. Paul
Saint Paul, MN 55102
United States of America
Websitewww.ecolab.com
Founding Date1923
Tel(651) 204-7397
Company StatusPublic
StockECL

Why Join Ecolab?

199 employees at Ecolab have reviewed Ecolab across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was 6 days ago.

Overall, the 199 Ecolab employees give their leadership a grade of A-, or Top 15% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at Ecolab are pleased with their total compensation at Ecolab, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at Ecolab are pleased with their team. 199 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers an A-. The majority believe the meetings at Ecolab are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at Ecolab believe the environment at Ecolab is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at Ecolab is comfortably fast. About 50% of the employees at Ecolab work 8 hours or less, while 9% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at Ecolab are generally happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

A Day in the Life
A Day in the Life
Ecolab employees generally work 9.3 hrs a day
Work Hours
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Employees at Ecolab report the work pace is comfortably fast
Work Pace
A Day in the Life
On a typical day, employees at Ecolab have 2 meetings
Meetings
A Day in the Life
89% of Ecolab employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
Coworkers
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Ecolab employees most often take 15-20 paid vacation and sick days each year
Perks & Benefits
A Day in the Life
71% of Ecolab employees report they are happy with their work life balance
Work Life Balance
A Day in the Life
Ecolab employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a year
Feedback
A Day in the Life
78% of Ecolab employees call their work environment positive
Environment

Ecolab Leadership

The Ecolab Executive Team is rated an “A” and led by CEO Christophe Beck, Executive Vice President and President of Global Institutional Michael Hickey, and Executive Vice President, President of Global Water & Process Services and President of Nalco Water Christophe Beck

  • Christophe Beck  CEO / President

    Christophe Beck CEO / President

    Christophe Beck serves as the CEO / President of Ecolab.

  • Michael Hickey Executive Vice President and President of Global Institutional

    Mr. Michael A. Hickey, also known as Mike, has been an Executive Vice President of Ecolab Inc. since August 2011 and has... read more

  • Christophe Beck Executive Vice President, President of Global Water & Process Services and President of Nalco Water

    Mr. Christophe Beck serves as Executive Vice President and President of Global Water & Process at Ecolab Inc. and has... read more

  • James J. Seifert Executive Vice President and Secretary

    Mr. James J. Seifert, also known as Jim, has been an Executive Vice President of Ecolab Inc. since October 2011 and... read more

  • Andreas Weilinghoff Executive Vice President of Global Textile Care

    Mr. Andreas Weilinghoff serves as an Executive Vice President of Global Textile Care at Ecolab Inc. Previously, Mr.... read more

  • Vishal Sharma Senior Vice President and President of Middle East & Africa

    Mr. Vishal Sharma has been President of Middle East & Africa and Senior Vice President of Ecolab Inc. since April 19,... read more

  • John Guttery Senior Vice President and President of Latin America

    Mr. John Guttery has been Senior Vice President and President of Latin America at Ecolab Inc. since October 20, 2015.... read more

  • Bruno Lavandier Senior VP, Corporate Controller & Principal Accounting Officer

    Mr. Bruno Lavandier has been Senior Vice President, Corporate Controller and Principal Accounting Officer of Ecolab Inc.... read more

  • Nicholas Alfano Executive Vice President and General Manager of Global Food & Beverage

    Mr. Nicholas Alfano, also known as Nick, has been an Executive Vice President and General Manager of Global Food &... read more

Ecolab Competitors

Ecolab competitors include Albemarle, Clorox, Praxair, and ABM Industries. Ecolab ranks 2nd in Overall Culture Score on Comparably vs its competitors. See below how Ecolab compares to its competitors with CEO Rankings, Product & Services, NPS, Pricing, Customer Services, Overall Culture Score, eNPS, Gender and Diversity Scores.

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    Albemarle's Logo
    Albemarle
    4.7/5
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    Ecolab
    4.2/5
  3. #3
    Clorox's Logo
    Clorox
    4.1/5
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    Praxair's Logo
    Praxair
    3.0/5
  5. #5
    ABM Industries' Logo
    ABM Industries
    2.7/5

Ecolab Salaries

How much does Ecolab pay?

How much do people at Ecolab get paid? See the latest salaries by department and job title. The average estimated annual salary, including base and bonus, at Ecolab is $120,314, or $57 per hour, while the estimated median salary is $111,642, or $53 per hour.

At Ecolab, the highest paid job is a Corporate Counsel at $231,766 annually and the lowest is an Admin Assistant at $44,968 annually. Average Ecolab salaries by department include: Design at $120,498, Legal at $128,224, Customer Support at $96,146, and Sales at $238,028. Half of Ecolab salaries are above $111,642.

102 employees at Ecolab rank their Compensation in the Top 20% of similar sized companies in the US (based on 314 ratings) while 98 employees at Ecolab rank their Perks And Benefits in the Top 10% of similar sized companies in the US (based on 105 ratings).

Salaries contributed from Ecolab employees include job titles like Group Engineering Manager, Principal Engineer, Engineering Manager, and Developer. Comparably data has a total of 16 salary records from Ecolab employees.

Last updated 6 days ago.

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1st Percentile
$67k
$67k1st Percentile
17th Percentile
$89k
$89k17th Percentile
33rd Percentile
$111k
$111k33rd Percentile
50th Percentile
$171k
$171k50th Percentile
67th Percentile
$239k
$239k67th Percentile
83rd Percentile
$271k
$271k83rd Percentile
100th Percentile
$303k
$303k100th Percentile
$120,314*
Average Compensation
$111,642*
Median Compensation

* Estimated salaries Estimated salaries are based on data provided anonymously by employees and/or estimated by other statistical methods.

Ecolab Salaries by City

Ecolab Salaries by Department

Ecolab Salary Averages by Department

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Admin
$52,155
Admin$52,155
Business Development
$114,123
Business Development$114,123
Communications
$228,017
Communications$228,017
Customer Support
$96,146
Customer Support$96,146
Design
$120,498
Design$120,498
Engineering
$146,619
Engineering$146,619
Finance
$89,273
Finance$89,273
HR
$126,118
HR$126,118
IT
$113,766
IT$113,766
Legal
$128,224
Legal$128,224
Marketing
$110,238
Marketing$110,238
Operations
$70,294
Operations$70,294
Product
$182,483
Product$182,483
Sales
$238,028
Sales$238,028

Ecolab Benefits

Health & Wellness

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Paid Time Off

  • PTO / Vacation Policy
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0%
Good
29%
Neutral
43%
Bad
14%
Terrible
14%
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Candidates By Department

All Industries
42%
Engineering
18%
Customer Support
7%
Sales
7%
IT
6%
Other
20%

Candidates By Location

Minneapolis
13%
San Francisco
5%
Saint Paul
4%
Chicago
2%
Baltimore
2%
Other
74%
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