Compare Naughty Dog vs Epic Games BETA

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Naughty Dog

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Epic Games

Employee Ratings

  • Naughty Dog scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Epic Games scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 68 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 173 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.9
Naughty Dog employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.8
Epic Games employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Naughty Dog employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.6
Naughty Dog employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.7
Naughty Dog employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Naughty Dog Ceo Evan Wells
91%
91%Evan Wells
Naughty Dog employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Epic Games Ceo Tim Sweeney
87%
87%Tim Sweeney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Naughty Dog employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
96%
Naughty Dog employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
80%

Salaries

Epic Games has 18 more total submitted salaries than Naughty Dog.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Fiction Editor1 Salaries
50,666/yr
Software Developer1 Salaries
CA$5,793/mo
Legal Assistant1 Salaries
CA$45,188/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Graphic Designer1 Salaries
$20/hr
Junior Software Developer1 Salaries
CA$65,136/yr
Partner1 Salaries
CA$12,263/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Naughty Dog.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Epic Games.
  • Epic Games had 4 more reviews than Naughty Dog that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 8 reviews)
"Naughty dog"(in 8 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 17 reviews)
"Free food"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Studio"(in 8 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
"Crunch"(in 17 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review
"Nice place"Jan 14, 2022

Former Employee - Software Development Engineer (SDE)

I worked at Naughty Dog part-time

Pros

Nice Place to work at

Cons

Work life balance is bad

"Epic Company"Jul 12, 2021

Current Employee - Senior Animation Programmer

I have been working at Epic Games full-time

Pros

Amazing talent. The company has big ambition and is eager to solve the biggest problems in game development. Excellent compensation and benefits.

Cons

Engine codebase has accumulated some cruft over the years. But nothing too serious.

Job Postings

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