Compare IBM vs Electronic Arts BETA

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

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Electronic Arts

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Work-life balance.
  • Electronic Arts scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % 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)
3.7
(based on 51795 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1970 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Electronic Arts employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Electronic Arts employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
69%
69%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Electronic Arts Ceo Andrew Wilson
81%
81%Andrew Wilson
Electronic Arts employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Electronic Arts employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 3,061 more total submitted salaries than Electronic Arts.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer259 Salaries
CA$79,334/yr
IT Specialist116 Salaries
CA$72,076/yr
Project Manager65 Salaries
CA$88,637/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer II94 Salaries
CA$90,101/yr
Systems Engineer1 Salaries
CA$95,813/yr
Production Coordinator6 Salaries
CA$51,071/yr

What Employees Say

  • IBM had 2,167 more reviews than Electronic Arts that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Electronic Arts.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2349 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2344 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 177 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 131 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 758 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 672 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 93 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 86 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.

"Great Experience"Jun 13, 2020

Current Employee - Associate Character Artist

I have been working at Electronic Arts full-time for less than a year

Pros

Amazing office/campus, great team, everyone is warm, welcome, accepting, inclusive, Dog friendly, the list goes on and on.

Cons

Some projects have no creativity (ok for some, but not for others). Time is not allocated to updating and maintaning documentation.

Advice to Management

<3 keep it up!

Job Postings

IBM has 7,075 more recently posted open jobs than Electronic Arts.