Compare Apple vs Google BETA

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

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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)
4.3
(based on 23060 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 18553 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
4.1
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
94%
94%Tim Cook
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
95%
95%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Apple has 616 more total submitted salaries than Google.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist193 Salaries
CA$20/hr
Software Engineer21 Salaries
CA$91,623/yr
Apple Genius72 Salaries
CA$56,205/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern7 Salaries
CA$36/hr
Software Engineer173 Salaries
CA$109,524/yr
IT Manager4 Salaries
CA$104,423/yr

What Employees Say

  • Apple had 234 more reviews than Google that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1774 reviews)
"Great people"(in 828 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 879 reviews)
"Great people"(in 594 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 559 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 430 reviews)
"Large company"(in 254 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Technical Specialist

I worked at Apple part-time for more than a year

Pros

Good management, great discounts and perks. Teaches you a lot of customer service skills. I was lucky and worked with a great team

Cons

Tiring interacting with so many customers a day, high paced environment

"nice compagnie"Sep 5, 2021

Current Employee - Data Analyst

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

nice I like this job

Cons

there is nothing else to say

Job Postings

Apple has 3,230 more recently posted open jobs than Google.