Compare Altera vs Apple BETA

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

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Apple

Employee Ratings

  • Apple 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)
3.3
(based on 427 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 18496 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.7
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.7
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Altera Ceo
59%
59%
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
94%
94%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 35% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 26% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
78%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 41% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Apple has 971 more total submitted salaries than Altera.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern5 Salaries
CA$30/hr
Member of Technical Staff8 Salaries
CA$124,699/yr
Software Engineer12 Salaries
CA$32/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist141 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Technical Specialist39 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Software Engineer5 Salaries
CA$85,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Altera.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Career advancement" was the most mentioned Con at Altera.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 36 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1741 reviews)
"Great people"(in 810 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career advancement"(in 15 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 543 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 340 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Anonymous Intern

I worked at Altera

Pros

Competent compensation Positive work environment grow from within culture

Cons

None as an intern. Perhaps limited to very niche software applications.

Advice to Management

keep it up!

Former Employee - Specialist

I worked at Apple part-time

Pros

Great benefits, good coworkers, awesome work environment.

Cons

Retail job, not enough hours, competitive and lack of promotions.

Job Postings

Apple has 4,712 more recently posted open jobs than Altera.