The Organization’s MissionTo enable economic growth through infrastructure and energy development, and to provide solutions that support communities and protect the planet.
Do you work at Caterpillar? Rate Caterpillar as an Employer.
How would you rate working at Caterpillar?
Work at Caterpillar? Share your experience anonymously.
What do you like about working for Caterpillar?
Caterpillar is ranked #4 on the Best Education Companies to Work For in America list. Zippia's Best Places to Work lists provide unbiased, data-based evaluations of companies. Rankings are based on government and proprietary data on salaries, company financial health, and employee diversity.
Read more about how we rank companies.
|Rank||Job Title||Avg. Salary||Hourly Rate|
|2||Project Team Lead||$114,684||$55|
|3||Lean SIX Sigma Black Belt||$108,339||$52|
|4||Senior Java Developer||$104,925||$50|
|9||Information Technology Analyst||$90,672||$44|
|13||Human Resources Coordinator||$62,705||$30|
Research Summary. Using a database of 30 million profiles, Zippia estimates demographics and statistics for Caterpillar. Our estimates are verified against BLS, Census, and current job openings data for accuracy. After extensive research and analysis, Zippia's data science team found that:
Caterpillar has 97,300 employees.
28% of Caterpillar employees are women, while 72% are men.
The most common ethnicity at Caterpillar is White (59%), followed by Black or African American (13%) and Hispanic or Latino (13%).
Caterpillar employees are most likely to be members of the Republican Party.
On average, employees at Caterpillar stay with the company for 5.6 years.
The average employee at Caterpillar makes $58,852 per year.
Help us make this company more transparent.
Caterpillar employees are most likely to be members of the Republican Party. The largest donation made to a political party by a Caterpillar employee was by William Ainsworth. William Ainsworth donated $68,300 to the Republican Party.
Employee Political Donations
|William Ainsworth||Vice President||Republican Party||$68,300|
|Douglas Oberhelman||Chief Executive Officer||Republican Party||$39,000|
|Doug Oberhelman||Chief Executive Officer||Republican Party||$27,750|
|Gregory Folley||Executive||Republican Party||$23,425|
|William Lane||Governmental Affairs||Republican Party||$17,900|
|James Owens||Chief Executive Officer||Republican Party||$13,590|
|Richard Lavin||President||Republican Party||$10,000|
|Steven Rodgers||Engineer||Democratic Party||$8,517|
|Douglas Oberhelman Sr||Chief Executive Officer||Republican Party||$7,900|
|Diane Oberhelman||Executive||Republican Party||$7,800|
Caterpillar Financing Rounds
|Dec 19, 2009||$147,500||Grant|
Have you worked at Caterpillar? Help other job seekers by rating Caterpillar.
D. James Umpleby (CEO)
Benjamin Hodel (Founder)
C. L. Best (Founder)
Claiming and updating your company profile on Zippia is free and easy.
Zippia gives an in-depth look into the details of Caterpillar, including salaries, political affiliations, employee data, and more, in order to inform job seekers about Caterpillar. The employee data is based on information from people who have self-reported their past or current employments at Caterpillar. The data on this page is also based on data sources collected from public and open data sources on the Internet and other locations, as well as proprietary data we licensed from other companies. Sources of data may include, but are not limited to, the BLS, company filings, estimates based on those filings, H1B filings, and other public and private datasets. While we have made attempts to ensure that the information displayed are correct, Zippia is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of this information. None of the information on this page has been provided or approved by Caterpillar. The data presented on this page does not represent the view of Caterpillar and its employees or that of Zippia.
Caterpillar may also be known as or be related to Caterpillar, Caterpillar (Qingzhou) Ltd., Caterpillar Inc, Caterpillar Inc. and Caterpillar, Inc.