Compare IBM vs Apple BETA

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

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Apple

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Apple scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 51795 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 16567 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.6
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
69%
69%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
93%
93%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 3,051 more total submitted salaries than Apple.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer259 Salaries
CA$79,334/yr
IT Specialist116 Salaries
CA$72,076/yr
Intern26 Salaries
CA$26/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer4 Salaries
CA$73,827/yr
Technical Specialist35 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Specialist121 Salaries
CA$19/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2349 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2344 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1756 reviews)
"Great people"(in 768 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 758 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 672 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 488 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 324 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.

Former Employee - Specialist

I worked at Apple part-time

Pros

Great benefits, good coworkers, awesome work environment.

Cons

Retail job, not enough hours, competitive and lack of promotions.

Job Postings

IBM has 2,345 more recently posted open jobs than Apple.