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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Google

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Facebook

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Facebook scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management, CEO Approval 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 11368 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 211 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
94%
94%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
94%
94%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Positive Business Outlook
87%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Google employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Google has 686 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager87 Salaries
€47,373/yr
Site Reliability Engineer29 Salaries
€80,396/yr
Business Associate12 Salaries
€2,324/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager27 Salaries
€47,604/yr
Production Engineer14 Salaries
€90,773/yr
Operations Manager6 Salaries
€83,503/yr

What Employees Say

  • Google had 507 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 815 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 523 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 377 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 308 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 387 reviews)
"Large company"(in 226 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 423 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 84 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great office"18 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

good culture and very fair for working from home

Cons

targets can be stressful to obtain

Former Employee - Account Manager

I worked at Facebook full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great perks and working hours.

Cons

Limited growth opportunities to jump up the ranks.

Job Postings

Facebook has 510 more recently posted open jobs than Google.