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Germany (200 - 500) 2021

The Germany benchmark represents people who work in Germany, including if their organizations have headquarters located in other locations. It covers all industries and functions. This benchmark only includes organizations of size - 500 employees.

  • 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

  • Information Technology and Services


  • Internet


  • Computer Software


  • Financial Services


  • Consumer Electronics


  • Outsourcing/Offshoring


  • Computer & Network Security


  • E-learning


  • Investment Banking


  • Computer Networking


  • Investment Management


  • Logistics and Supply Chain


  • Venture Capital & Private Equity


Region breakdown

  • Europe


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.

64% of Germany (200 - 500) employees are engaged

This is in the bottom 2% compared with the overall average.

The average eNPS score for organizations in this benchmark is 7 and is in the bottom 3% compared with the overall average.

Understanding the engagement questions

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

I rarely think about looking for a job at another company


6% below global average

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


6% below global average

I am proud to work for [Company]


11% below global average

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


12% below global average

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


14% below global average

The highest scoring question for Germany (200-500) had 86% of people agreeing that they feel they are part of a team (+2% compared to overall) while they were generally most positive about Alignment & Involvement.

People in Germany (200-500) were generally least favourable about Collaboration & Communication, and were most negative towards 'When it is clear that someone is not delivering in their role we do something about it' with 22% of people disagreeing (+5% above average).

How long do people stay?

In the short term, 23% of people in this benchmark are thinking of or actually seeking jobs elsewhere (+5% compared to overall) while on a longer time frame, 17% of people see themselves leaving within two years (+7% 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.

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

4.0 stars (+0.2)

Culture and Values

4.1 stars (+0.2)

Work Life Balance

4.1 stars (+0.3)

Compensation and Benefits

3.8 stars (+0.2)

Career Opportunities

3.8 stars (+0.2)

Recommend to Friend

70.0% (-1)

CEO Approval

84.0% (+0)

How does Germany (200 - 500) compare?

Organizations in Germany (200-500) tend to be very similar to the global all industries insights, with no significant departures from the average.

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