Compare IBM vs Google BETA

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

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Google

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)
4.1
(based on 83902 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 25441 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
4.1
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
91%
91%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Google has 732 more total submitted salaries than IBM.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer204 Salaries
€50,224/yr
Inside Sales Representative23 Salaries
€39,999/yr
Project Manager30 Salaries
€66,237/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer72 Salaries
€73,077/yr
Account Manager222 Salaries
€63,216/yr
Program Manager28 Salaries
€82,146/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Salary hike" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Large company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 3443 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2985 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 790 reviews)
"Great place"(in 652 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Salary hike"(in 1505 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 1040 reviews)
Cons
"Large company"(in 337 reviews)
"Much work"(in 160 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Research Scientist

I have been working at IBM full-time for less than a year

Pros

Create interview experience and great team

Cons

No freebies or perks, bring your own coffee, pay for your food, shuttle bus to work due to remote location from Dublin city centre

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

IBM has 7,250 more recently posted open jobs than Google.
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