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Mentor Graphics

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Xilinx

Employee Ratings

  • Mentor Graphics 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)
4.2
(based on 812 reviews)
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 732 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Mentor Graphics Ceo Wally Rhines
94%
94%Wally Rhines
Mentor Graphics employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Xilinx Ceo Victor Peng
77%
77%Victor Peng
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Mentor Graphics employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Xilinx employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

Mentor Graphics has 7 more total submitted salaries than Xilinx.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer4 Salaries
CA$70,070/yr
Receptionist1 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
HW Development Manager1 Salaries
CA$160,354/yr
Senior Software Engineer1 Salaries
CA$116,627/yr
Member of Technical Staff1 Salaries
CA$143,040/yr

What Employees Say

  • Mentor Graphics had 59 more reviews than Xilinx that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Mentor Graphics had 64 more reviews than Xilinx that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Career path" was the most mentioned Con at Mentor Graphics.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Xilinx.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 162 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 107 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 103 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 43 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Career path"(in 29 reviews)
"Career growth"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 27 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Software Engineer

I worked at Mentor Graphics full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great environment, and supportive management.

Cons

Too much of the same work.

Current Employee - HW Development Manager

I have been working at Xilinx full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Very interesting work. Pay is excellent and the stock is rising with good outlook.

Cons

Fairly high stress and high expectations - you can't really forget about your work after work hours.

Job Postings

Mentor Graphics has 31 more recently posted open jobs than Xilinx.