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General Mills Inc. Company Culture

Mission, Vision, & Values

General Mills' mission statement is ""To make lives healthier, easier and richer.

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General Mills Inc. Culture At a Glance

235 employees at General Mills Inc. have reviewed General Mills Inc. across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was today.

Overall, the 235 General Mills Inc. 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 General Mills Inc. are extremely happy with their total compensation at General Mills Inc., which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at General Mills Inc. are pleased with their team. 235 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers an A+. The majority believe the meetings at General Mills Inc. are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at General Mills Inc. believe the environment at General Mills Inc. is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at General Mills Inc. is comfortably fast. About 50% of the employees at General Mills Inc. work 8 hours or less, while 4% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

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

A Day in the Life
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General Mills Inc. employees generally work 9.2 hrs a day
Work Hours
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Employees at General Mills Inc. report the work pace is comfortably fast
Work Pace
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On a typical day, employees at General Mills Inc. have 4+ meetings
Meetings
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93% of General Mills Inc. employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
Coworkers
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General Mills Inc. employees most often take 20-30 paid vacation and sick days each year
Perks & Benefits
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75% of General Mills Inc. employees report they are happy with their work life balance
Work Life Balance
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General Mills Inc. employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a quarter
Feedback
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92% of General Mills Inc. employees call their work environment positive
Environment

Salaries at General Mills Inc. View All

Salaries range from a low of $46,852 to a high of $303,107. The jobs with the 3 highest estimated salaries are VP of Sales, VP of Marketing, and VP of Product, while the jobs with the lowest 3 estimated salaries are CS Rep, Admin Assistant, and Desktop Support.

Overall Average Salaries

$67k
$87k
$109k
$173k
$233k
$273k
$303k

Recent Salaries Anonymously Contributed

Graphic Designer
Posted more than 30 days ago · Design Department
$84,489 Salary + Bonus
HR Manager
Posted more than 30 days ago · HR Department
$120,000 Salary + Bonus
Operations Manager
Posted more than 30 days ago · Operations Department
$180,000 Salary + Bonus
Operations Manager
Posted more than 30 days ago · Operations Department
$148,000 Salary + Bonus
Editor
Posted more than 30 days ago · Communications Department
$86,000 Salary + Bonus
IT Support Engineer
Posted more than 30 days ago · IT Department
$74,000 Salary + Bonus
Editor
Posted more than 30 days ago · Communications Department
$233,000 Salary + Bonus
SysAdmin
Posted more than 30 days ago · IT Department
$73,000 Salary + Bonus
Sales Manager
Posted more than 30 days ago · Sales Department
$215,000 Salary + Bonus
IT Support Engineer
Posted more than 30 days ago · IT Department
$119,900 Salary + Bonus
Operations Manager
Posted more than 30 days ago · Operations Department
$144,000 Salary + Bonus

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Candidates Interested in Working at General Mills Inc.

Candidates By Department

All Industries
100%

Candidates By Location

Minneapolis
75%
Other
25%

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How innovative is General Mills Inc.?

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  • I think General Mills is trying to be more innovative while focusing on their core products. Its a delicate balance.

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What is the best advice you could give someone during their first month at General Mills Inc.?

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  • General Mills is a relationship based company. Every time I meet someone new I always ask if they have any other contacts that I should...

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How does General Mills Inc. handle HR issues?

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  • HR is becoming more of a strategic business partner, however, they are stretched really thin, so more and more HR employee issues are going...

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What interview questions does General Mills Inc. ask?

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  • As most companies do, there is a "tell us about yourself" section, just have your self-elevator pitch ready.

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How's the vacation policy at General Mills Inc.?

Asked to all employees at General Mills Inc.

  • 2-3 personal days per year but new hires get 3 weeks vacation that increases to 4 weeks at 5 years of service

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What are the most important soft skills I need to be successful at General Mills Inc.?

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  • influence, relationship building

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Gender Score How positively women rate their overall experience at General Mills Inc.

top 10% Gender

General Mills Inc. currently ranks in the Top 10% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

Diversity Score How positively minorities rate their overall experience at General Mills Inc.

top 15% Diversity

General Mills Inc. currently ranks in the Top 15% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

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?"
Top 10%Top 10% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
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eNPS Score
55%Promoters
29%Passives
16%Detractors

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General Mills Inc. vs Competitors

  1. 1st
    General Mills Inc.
    78 / 100
  2. 2nd
    Unilever
    73 / 100
  3. 3rd
    PepsiCo
    71 / 100
  4. 4th
    Procter & Gamble
    70 / 100
  5. 5th
    Kerry Foods
    59 / 100
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