Compare PayPal vs Facebook BETA

See how working at PayPal vs. Facebook 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 PayPal vs. Facebook. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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PayPal

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Facebook

Employee Ratings

  • PayPal scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Facebook scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, % 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 16 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 6058 reviews)
Facebook employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
4.3
Facebook employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Facebook employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
4.0
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PayPal Ceo Dan Schulman
100%
100%Dan Schulman
PayPal employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
90%
90%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Facebook employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
70%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Facebook has 61 more total submitted salaries than PayPal.
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CA$74,369/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at PayPal.
  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Facebook.
  • Facebook had 308 more reviews than PayPal that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 200 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 193 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 399 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 344 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 179 reviews)
"Re orgs"(in 59 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 487 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 99 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Database Marketing Analyst

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

Pros

really good work place, awesome colleagues!

Cons

nothing i can think off

"Nice"Jun 25, 2021

Former Employee - Electrical L Or Es Class Licence

I worked at Facebook full-time

Pros

Great place to work at with friends

Cons

terrible coffee and time clock in system

Advice to Management

please update coffee

Job Postings

Facebook has 3,761 more recently posted open jobs than PayPal.