Compare Digital Domain vs Mainframe Studios BETA

See how working at Digital Domain vs. Mainframe Studios 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 Digital Domain vs. Mainframe Studios. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
Digital Domain company icon

Digital Domain

Mainframe Studios company icon

Mainframe Studios

Employee Ratings

  • Digital Domain scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Mainframe Studios scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, 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)
3.2
(based on 98 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 39 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Digital Domain employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Mainframe Studios employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.5
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Digital Domain employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.3
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Digital Domain employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.7
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Digital Domain employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Digital Domain Ceo Daniel Seah
47%
47%Daniel Seah
CEO Approval
Mainframe Studios Ceo Michael Hirsh
74%
74%Michael Hirsh
Mainframe Studios employees rated their CEO Approval 27% higher than Digital Domain employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Mainframe Studios employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Digital Domain employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
34%
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Digital Domain employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Mainframe Studios salaries averaged CA$53,494 higher than Digital Domain.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Animator4 Salaries
CA$45/hr
Production Coordinator2 Salaries
CA$26/hr
FX Technical Director3 Salaries
CA$48/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Animator6 Salaries
CA$50,676/yr
Production Coordinator4 Salaries
CA$47,118/yr
Technical Director1 Salaries
CA$62,805/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good people" was the most mentioned Pro at Digital Domain.
  • "Beer fridays" was the most mentioned Pro at Mainframe Studios.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Digital Domain.
  • "Unpaid overtime" was the most mentioned Con at Mainframe Studios.
Pros
Pros
"Good people"(in 6 reviews)
"Talented people"(in 6 reviews)
Pros
"Beer fridays"(in 7 reviews)
"Great place"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 5 reviews)
"Bankruptcy"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Unpaid overtime"(in 5 reviews)
"Animation"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Production Manager

I worked at Digital Domain full-time

Pros

Compensation was fair. Hours were manageable for VFX. Team was experienced. Not many weak links.

Cons

None. A very solid employer.

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryCurrent - Shot Finaling Artist

I have been working at Mainframe Studios

Pros

HR is very friendly and helpful. Studio has many social events to keep people connected. They care about their employees

Cons

Production tracking software can be a bit slow, loading times may intervene with work at certain times of the day, but not always

Job Postings

Mainframe Studios has 26 more recently posted open jobs than Digital Domain.