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 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 50 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)
3.2
(based on 497 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Mainframe Studios Ceo Michael Hirsh
93%
93%Michael Hirsh
Mainframe Studios employees rated their CEO Approval 36% higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
MPC Ceo Mark Benson
56%
56%Mark Benson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Mainframe Studios employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
86%
Mainframe Studios employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 54% higher than MPC employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
32%

Salaries

MPC has 328 more total submitted salaries than Mainframe Studios.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Surfacing Artist10 Salaries
CA$60,207/yr
Production Coordinator7 Salaries
CA$48,399/yr
Creature Technical Director3 Salaries
CA$58,414/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
FX Artist36 Salaries
CA$61,019/yr
Production Coordinator24 Salaries
CA$43,458/yr
Lighting Technical Director19 Salaries
CA$54,635/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

Current Employee - Render Wrangler

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

Pros

Environment is awesome and people are friendly.

Cons

People can get a little unorganized

Former Contractor - Lighting Artist

I worked at MPC for more than a year

Pros

Nice location, Nice team, cool movies, beers o'clock every Fridays.

Cons

Pipeline may looks chaotic but you just need to put your head down to it.

Job Postings

MPC has 17 more recently posted open jobs than Mainframe Studios.