Compare Cisco Systems vs Google BETA

See how working at Cisco Systems 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 Cisco Systems vs. Google. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cisco Systems

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 25301 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 25545 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Career Opportunities
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
93%
93%Chuck Robbins
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Google salaries averaged €4,073 higher than Cisco Systems.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager2 Salaries
€79,453/yr
Software Engineer33 Salaries
€51,277/yr
Product Manager5 Salaries
€75,684/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager224 Salaries
€63,235/yr
Software Engineer73 Salaries
€73,324/yr
Program Manager30 Salaries
€82,073/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cisco Systems.
  • "Large company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work hours"(in 1487 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1379 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 790 reviews)
"Great place"(in 652 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 668 reviews)
"Big company"(in 522 reviews)
Cons
"Large company"(in 337 reviews)
"Much work"(in 160 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

Pros

Love it, lots of respect for this company

Cons

None it's a wonderful place to work no office politics

Former Employee - Recruiter

I worked at Google full-time

Pros

Great environment Flexibility Great food Great perks Lovely people

Cons

None that I think of

Job Postings

Google has 2,135 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.