Compare Google vs PayPal BETA

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

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PayPal

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 10652 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 286 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.0 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PayPal Ceo Dan Schulman
90%
90%Dan Schulman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
71%

Salaries

Google has 471 more total submitted salaries than PayPal.
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 Manager25 Salaries
€41,286/yr
Technical Account Manager3 Salaries
€48,287/yr
Team Leader12 Salaries
€41,410/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at PayPal.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at PayPal.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 795 reviews)
"Great people"(in 500 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 184 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 176 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 370 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 156 reviews)
"Re orgs"(in 53 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

"Pros and cons"25 May 2020

Former Employee - Fraud Agent

I worked at PayPal full-time

Pros

Great place socally and workplace Overalt good

Cons

Long working hours and working days

Advice to Management

Communication

Job Postings

Google has 1,719 more recently posted open jobs than PayPal.