Compare Mainframe Studios vs MPC BETA

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

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MPC

Employee Ratings

  • Mainframe Studios 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.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 54 reviews)
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 518 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.5
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Mainframe Studios Ceo Michael Hirsh
81%
81%Michael Hirsh
Mainframe Studios employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
MPC Ceo Mark Benson
66%
66%Mark Benson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
93%
Mainframe Studios employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 36% higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

MPC has 339 more total submitted salaries than Mainframe Studios.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Animator8 Salaries
CA$61,749/yr
Production Coordinator6 Salaries
CA$48,622/yr
Technical Director1 Salaries
CA$64,735/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
FX Artist21 Salaries
CA$42,217/yr
Production Coordinator20 Salaries
CA$42,291/yr
Software Developer11 Salaries
CA$62,207/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Beer fridays" was the most mentioned Pro at Mainframe Studios.
  • "Good projects" was the most mentioned Pro at MPC.
  • "Unpaid overtime" was the most mentioned Con at Mainframe Studios.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at MPC.
Pros
Pros
"Beer fridays"(in 7 reviews)
"Great place"(in 6 reviews)
Pros
"Good projects"(in 49 reviews)
"Great people"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Unpaid overtime"(in 5 reviews)
"Animation"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
"Low salary"(in 40 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 38 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great culture"Jul 7, 2021

Current Employee - Nuke Compositor

I have been working at Mainframe Studios part-time

Pros

awesome work/life balance, great culture

Cons

most people are paid badly, projects are boring, productions are not run smoothly/efficiently

Advice to Management

Studio almost always gets in its own way/overpromises what it can deliver. artists and projects suffer; no one seems to care.

Current Contractor - Animator

I have been working at MPC for less than a year

Pros

Great people working there, friendly atmosphere, Snack, coffee any time. They are pay overtime. Interesting projects

Cons

Can't find any cons for now

Job Postings

Mainframe Studios has 12 more recently posted open jobs than MPC.