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Philippines 2020

The Philippines benchmark represents people who work in Philippines. It covers all industries and functions. The benchmark includes people who work in Philippines but their organizations have headquarters in other countries.

  • Emerging

    Benchmark status

We consider this an emerging benchmark: it has enough data available for us to use bootstrapping to create a representative sample. As the sample grows in size, some scores may slightly change. Our research has shown that our bootstrapped scores are consistent with our standard benchmarks. Read more about the methodology.

Data provided by Culture Amp

Industry breakdown

  • Computer Software


  • Information Technology and Services


  • Internet


  • Financial Services


  • Public Relations and Communications


  • Publishing


  • Consumer Goods


  • Transportation/Trucking/Railroad


  • Gambling & Casinos


  • Investment Management


  • Consumer Electronics


  • Construction


  • Telecommunications


  • Information Services


  • Human Resources


  • Commercial Real Estate


  • Warehousing


  • Primary/Secondary Education


  • Online Media


  • Insurance


  • Non-Profit Organization Management


Are employees committed to their organizations?

Engaged people are emotionally committed to their organization. These people stay at their organizations longer and are more productive and effective. Successful organizations have more engaged employees.

82% of Philippines employees are engaged

This is in the top 6% compared with other countries.

The average eNPS score for organizations in this benchmark is 39 and is in the top 3% compared with other countries.

Understanding the engagement questions

Engagement is defined through these five industry-standard questions from Culture Amp’s engagement survey template.

[Company] motivates me to go beyond what I would in a similar role elsewhere


14% above global average

I see myself still working at [Company] in two years' time


11% above global average

I rarely think about looking for a job at another company


10% above global average

I would recommend [Company] as a great place to work


9% above global average

I am proud to work for [Company]


9% above global average

The highest scoring question for Philippines had 95% of People agreeing that they are proud to work for [company] (+9% compared to overall) while they were generally most positive about Management.

People in Philippines were generally least favourable about Enablement, and were most negative towards 'I believe my total compensation (base salary+any bonuses+benefits+equity) is fair, relative to similar roles at other companies' with 13% of people disagreeing (-10% below average).

How long do people stay?

In the short term, 12% of people in this benchmark are thinking of or actually seeking jobs elsewhere (-8% compared to overall) while on a longer time frame, 6% of people see themselves leaving within two years (-6% compared to overall).

The following questions had the biggest impact on whether individuals felt that they were planning to stay at their organization and not actively looking for alternative jobs.


[Company] is a great company for me to make a contribution to my development

84% favorable

Learning & Development

Generally, I believe my workload is reasonable for my role

77% favorable

Work & Life Blend

My manager (or someone in management) has shown a genuine interest in my career aspirations

80% favorable

Learning & Development
Average Glassdoor ratings

We’ve connected the employee feedback data for each company included in the benchmark with ratings from, which is one of the world’s largest job and recruiting sites combined with a growing database of company reviews, CEO approval ratings and more.

Overall Rating

3.7 stars (-0.1)

Culture and Values

3.8 stars (-0.1)

Work Life Balance

3.8 stars (+0)

Compensation and Benefits

3.5 stars (-0.1)

Career Opportunities

3.4 stars (-0.1)

Recommend to Friend

72.0% (+1)

CEO Approval

85.5% (+1.5)

Are staff empowered with results?

Organizations in the Philippines benchmark on average gave 9% of employees access to reports with their survey results. This is below the overall average of 10% and demonstrates that organizations in this benchmark are more likely to share via offline and traditional formats.

An interesting reference point is that the average proportion of managers in organizations is 12-15%, with some industries higher than others (New Tech was closer to 20%).

  • Global average


  • Philippines


  • How does Philippines compare?

    People in Philippines were much more positive than average regarding Fairness, Feedback & Recognition, and Voice.

    What are organizations focussing on?

    Below are the most common areas that organizations in Philippines choose to take action on using the Culture Amp platform. Actions varied from changing or iterating on an All Hands meeting, introducing new skip level 1:1s, to introducing an organizational transparency report.


    I believe there are good career opportunities for me at [Company]

    73% favorable

    Learning & Development

    I receive appropriate recognition for good work at [Company]

    71% favorable

    Feedback & Recognition

    At [Company] there is open and honest two-way communication

    76% favorable

    Collaboration & Communication

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