Compare IBM vs Altera BETA

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

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Altera

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Altera scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 51302 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 426 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Altera employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
IBM employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
68%
68%Arvind Krishna
IBM employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Altera Ceo
59%
59%
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Altera employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

IBM has 3,868 more total submitted salaries than Altera.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer257 Salaries
CA$78,374/yr
IT Specialist115 Salaries
CA$71,042/yr
Intern26 Salaries
CA$26/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer8 Salaries
CA$33/hr
Member of Technical Staff7 Salaries
CA$128,775/yr
Intern5 Salaries
CA$30/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Altera.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Career advancement" was the most mentioned Con at Altera.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2340 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2312 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 43 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 744 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 669 reviews)
Cons
"Career advancement"(in 15 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 13 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Sep 28, 2019

Current Employee - Senior IT Specialist

I have been working at IBM full-time for more than a year

Pros

Job security for younger generation. Good work life balance

Cons

There are none i can think of now.

I have been working at Altera

Pros

Lots of things to do.

Cons

Workload can pile up fast. Don't slack.

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