Compare Altera vs Facebook BETA

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

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Facebook

Employee Ratings

  • Facebook 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)
4.4
(based on 4607 reviews)
Facebook employees rated their Overall Rating 1.1 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
4.3
Facebook employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.3 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.9
Facebook employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
4.1
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 1.3 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
4.3
Facebook employees rated their Culture & Values 1.1 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Altera Ceo
59%
59%
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
93%
93%Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook employees rated their CEO Approval 34% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Facebook employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 31% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 47% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Altera has 30 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer12 Salaries
CA$32/hr
Manager1 Salaries
CA$179,821/yr
Member of Technical Staff8 Salaries
CA$124,516/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer3 Salaries
CA$7,000/mo
Developer1 Salaries
CA$120,612/yr
Product Design3 Salaries
CA$10,755/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Altera.
  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Facebook.
  • "Career advancement" was the most mentioned Con at Altera.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Facebook.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 36 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 391 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 325 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career advancement"(in 15 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 461 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 92 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!

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Facebook full-time

Pros

great employees, great missing, perks

Cons

some people may dislike you.

Job Postings

Facebook has 184 more recently posted open jobs than Altera.