Compare Apple vs Google BETA

See how working at Apple vs. Google compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Apple vs. Google. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Apple

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 16565 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 10848 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
4.2
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
93%
93%Tim Cook
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Google has 296 more total submitted salaries than Apple.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager5 Salaries
€48,000/yr
Software Engineer2 Salaries
€45,811/yr
IOS Technical Support Advisor25 Salaries
€27,320/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager83 Salaries
€47,889/yr
Site Reliability Engineer27 Salaries
€81,029/yr
Support Specialist4 Salaries
€41,555/yr

What Employees Say

  • Apple had 1,250 more reviews than Google that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1756 reviews)
"Great people"(in 768 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 801 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 506 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 488 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 324 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 377 reviews)
"Large company"(in 214 reviews)
Featured Review
"Xxxx"29 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Apple full-time

Pros

All of it no complaints

Cons

Nothing at all good experience

Current Employee - Sales Representative

I have been working at Google full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Level of Responsibility, perks, salary

Cons

High level of performance that you have to keep over time

Job Postings

Apple has 3,349 more recently posted open jobs than Google.