Compare Google vs Facebook BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Facebook scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 19260 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 374 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
95%
95%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
93%
93%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Positive Business Outlook
89%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Google employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Google has 1,097 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager165 Salaries
€56,781/yr
Software Engineer44 Salaries
€63,182/yr
Program Manager17 Salaries
€77,505/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager65 Salaries
€54,848/yr
Production Engineer23 Salaries
€95,730/yr
Project Manager21 Salaries
€71,914/yr

What Employees Say

  • Google had 535 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Facebook.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 879 reviews)
"Great people"(in 594 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 399 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 344 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 430 reviews)
"Large company"(in 254 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 487 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 99 reviews)
Featured Review
"good"22 Oct 2021

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryCurrent - Intent Analyst

I have been working at Google for less than a year

Pros

good very nice amazing work sturcture

Cons

nothing is better than google

Advice to Management

nope

Current Employee - Lawyer

I have been working at Facebook full-time

Pros

Great professional environment, great colleagues

Cons

no negative comments during my experience there

Job Postings

Google has 945 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.