Compare Apple vs University of Waterloo BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
  • University of Waterloo scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 17490 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 906 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
4.1
University of Waterloo employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than University of Waterloo employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
4.0
University of Waterloo employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
4.0
University of Waterloo employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
93%
93%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than University of Waterloo employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
University of Waterloo Ceo Feridun Hamdullahpur
89%
89%Feridun Hamdullahpur
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
University of Waterloo employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Positive Business Outlook
75%

Salaries

University of Waterloo has 1,010 more total submitted salaries than Apple.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist132 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Apple Genius35 Salaries
CA$54,042/yr
Technical Specialist36 Salaries
CA$19/hr
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What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at University of Waterloo.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at University of Waterloo.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1643 reviews)
"Great people"(in 783 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 50 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 50 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 506 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 329 reviews)
Cons
"Low salary"(in 26 reviews)
"Graduate students"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Specialist

I have been working at Apple part-time

Pros

Training, support from leaders and fun workdays

Cons

Customer service can be challenging

"Great school"Oct 28, 2020

Current Employee - Research Assistant

I have been working at University of Waterloo full-time

Pros

Computer Science is pretty good at UW. Afterwards a lot of job opportunities.

Cons

Pretty Hard school to graduate from

Job Postings

Apple has 7,612 more recently posted open jobs than University of Waterloo.