Compare Google vs LinkedIn BETA

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

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LinkedIn

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • LinkedIn scored higher 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)
4.4
(based on 10652 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 2748 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than LinkedIn employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
LinkedIn Ceo Jeff Weiner
97%
97%Jeff Weiner
LinkedIn employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Google employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than LinkedIn employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than LinkedIn employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
75%

Salaries

Google has 602 more total submitted salaries than LinkedIn.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager83 Salaries
€47,375/yr
Site Reliability Engineer27 Salaries
€80,160/yr
Intern15 Salaries
€2,325/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive42 Salaries
€39,849/yr
Solutions Architect1 Salaries
€52,483/yr
Intern2 Salaries
€18,658/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at LinkedIn.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at LinkedIn.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 795 reviews)
"Great people"(in 500 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 282 reviews)
"Free food"(in 240 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 370 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 83 reviews)
"No cons"(in 69 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"3 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Senior Administrative Assistant

I have been working at Google part-time

Pros

Great work life balance and ethos

Cons

There is nothing negative to add

Current Employee - Account Executive

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

Pros

Culture, perks, people & amazing career opportunities

Cons

No cons from my experience besides sometimes senior management can lack experience in leadership

Job Postings

Google has 2,458 more recently posted open jobs than LinkedIn.