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3.8
Average Rating
(based on 16 Xcel Energy Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
3.9
Growth Opportunities
3.4
People You Work With
4.2
Person You Work For
3.9
Rewards You Receive
3.9
Support You Get
3.6
Way You Work
4.0
Work Setting
3.5
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Xcel Energy Employee

"I have worked in Xcel Energy for 9 months. Excellent company. I had the opportunity to work under a dynamic Boss."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Xcel Energy Employee

"Working for Xcel Energy has proven to be a difficult task. Two weeks after I started my job, my boss quit. I have worked roughly four months with out a boss or any guidance. It has been a difficult task trying to navigate a new company with no oversight."

Person You Work For 1 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 1 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

3.8
Xcel Energy (28)

4.4 Highest Rated in this Industry is Dynegy (9)
3.0 Lowest Rated in this Industry is Teavana (7)
3.9 Average of All Companies in this Industry (4,686)
Xcel Energy Employee

"Great! the greatest I have ever apply"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Xcel Energy Employee

"I would recommend Xcel Energy."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Xcel Energy Employee

"I worked for xcel energy for 4 years and enjoyed my time, the benefits, and companionship of the fellow workers."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Online Manager

"Great time off benefits, the company truly values non-nuclear employees. I would strongly avoid anything in the nuclear field and strive towards renewable energy such as wind and solar. Awesome vacation and time off and one of the last few companies to offer a retirement contribution."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 1 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5
Xcel Energy Employee

"i decline to review at this time"

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Xcel Energy Employee

"Great staff Management cares about their employees and looks after them Many opportunities for growth in the company."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Programmer

"Software Engineer of Microsoft based solutions."

What do you like about working at Xcel Energy?

"Good reputation, very concientous about the environment. Excellent compensation. Great benefits."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Smile and be positive. Be well prepared to answer questions in your subject matter."

What don't you like about working at Xcel Energy?

"Micro-management - not sharing budgetary information - not informing employees."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"Provide better guidlines for employees to make decisions. Empower the employee."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 2 / 5
Support You Get 2 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Equipment Services Project Manager

What do you like about working at Xcel Energy?

"Largest corporation that I have ever worked for. Xcel is run like a large ship with no room for error."

Do you have any tips for others interviewing with this company?

"Very little room for growth and having new and exciting projects."

What don't you like about working at Xcel Energy?

"Communication took an extremely long time to the many departments it had to go through."

What suggestions do you have for management?

"I would suggest they let go of the reins a bit on the employees."

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Senior Architect
Person You Work For 4.1 / 5 People You Work With 3.6 / 5 Work Setting 3.6 / 5
Support You Get 4.5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4.4 / 5
Company Culture 4.9 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Phospheric Aerospace Plating Specialist

"Great services, not so much fun to deal with."

Person You Work For 1.4 / 5 People You Work With 3.9 / 5 Work Setting 3.6 / 5
Support You Get 1.4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 2.6 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2.7 / 5
Company Culture 2 / 5 Way You Work 3.9 / 5
Mapping Technician
Person You Work For 4.5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 3.5 / 5
Support You Get 4.5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3.5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Communications Consultant
Work Setting 3.9 / 5 Support You Get 3.9 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5
Growth Opportunities 3.1 / 5 Company Culture 4.8 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Shift Supervisor
Person You Work For 2 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 1.2 / 5
Support You Get 1.6 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3.5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 1.6 / 5
Company Culture 2.5 / 5 Way You Work 2 / 5

Xcel Energy Reviews FAQs

Is Xcel Energy a good company to work for?

Xcel Energy has an overall rating of 3.8 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 16 Xcel Energy Review Ratings left anonymously by Xcel Energy employees, which is 3% lower than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 88% of employees would recommend working at Xcel Energy.

Does Xcel Energy pay their employees well?

Xcel Energy employees earn $51,500 annually on average, or $25 per hour, which is 22% lower than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 8 Xcel Energy employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find Xcel Energy Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working a Xcel Energy?

88% of employees would recommend working at Xcel Energy with the overall rating of 3.8 out of 5. Employees also rated Xcel Energy 3.9 out of 5 for Company Culture, 3.9 for Rewards You Receive, 3.4 for Growth Opportunities and 3.6 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at Xcel Energy?

According to our data, the highest paying job at Xcel Energy is a VP of Supply Chain at $240,000 annually. Browse Xcel Energy Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at Xcel Energy?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at Xcel Energy is a Club Assistant at $12,000 annually. Browse Xcel Energy Salaries by Job Profile.

What are the pros and cons of working at Xcel Energy?

According to reviews on CareerBliss, employees commonly rated the pros of working at Xcel Energy to be Company Culture, Growth Opportunities, People You Work With and Person You Work For, and no cons.

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