Compare FreshBooks vs Shopify BETA

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

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Shopify

Employee Ratings

  • FreshBooks scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and CEO Approval.
  • Shopify scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 115 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 881 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Shopify employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than FreshBooks employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
FreshBooks Ceo Don Epperson
100%
100%Don Epperson
FreshBooks employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Shopify employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Shopify Ceo Tobias Lütke
92%
92%Tobias Lütke
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Shopify employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than FreshBooks employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Shopify employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 26% higher than FreshBooks employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Shopify has 1,242 more total submitted salaries than FreshBooks.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Support7 Salaries
CA$45,682/yr
Software Developer25 Salaries
CA$96,529/yr
Support Rockstar23 Salaries
CA$46,965/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Success Guru158 Salaries
CA$42,248/yr
Software Developer91 Salaries
CA$102,029/yr
Support Advisor63 Salaries
CA$42,636/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great culture" was the most mentioned Pro at FreshBooks.
  • "Work from home" was the most mentioned Pro at Shopify.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at FreshBooks.
  • "Gurus" was the most mentioned Con at Shopify.
Pros
Pros
"Great culture"(in 10 reviews)
"Great people"(in 9 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 67 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 47 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 5 reviews)
"Open office"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
"Gurus"(in 28 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Editor-In-Chief

I have been working at FreshBooks full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

FreshBooks continually puts in work to be a supportive place to work. There are numerous accommodations for different situations and lifestyles, and effort is always being made to improve the... employee experience.

Cons

None that affect me directly

Former Intern - Backend Developer

I worked at Shopify for less than a year

Pros

Shopify is growing there is a lot to contribute and build. The structure in my opinion is great and they constantly do re-orgs (when necessary). They always put their employees first and have great... benefits.

Cons

Might feel too comfortable at times and TC is low in comparison to USA

Job Postings

Shopify has 86 more recently posted open jobs than FreshBooks.