Compare Ubisoft vs Epic Games BETA

See how working at Ubisoft vs. Epic Games 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 Ubisoft vs. Epic Games. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Ubisoft

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Epic Games

Employee Ratings

  • Epic Games scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 2492 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 161 reviews)
Epic Games employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.2
Epic Games employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Epic Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.2 higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.1
Epic Games employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.4
Epic Games employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ubisoft Ceo Yves Guillemot
88%
88%Yves Guillemot
CEO Approval
Epic Games Ceo Tim Sweeney
93%
93%Tim Sweeney
Epic Games employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Epic Games employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Epic Games employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Ubisoft employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Ubisoft has 1,747 more total submitted salaries than Epic Games.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Generalist Programmer61 Salaries
CA$74,438/yr
Gameplay Programmer44 Salaries
CA$77,024/yr
Level Designer42 Salaries
CA$61,004/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Programmer1 Salaries
CA$87,669/yr
Tools Programmer1 Salaries
CA$82,304/yr
Graphic Designer1 Salaries
$19/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Ubisoft.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Epic Games.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at Ubisoft.
  • "Crunch" was the most mentioned Con at Epic Games.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 207 reviews)
"Bonne ambiance"(in 65 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 15 reviews)
"Free food"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 140 reviews)
"French"(in 67 reviews)
Cons
"Crunch"(in 12 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome"Sep 14, 2021

Current Employee - Generalist Programmer

I have been working at Ubisoft full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great team Can work remote Interesting technical work

Cons

Large company can have bureaucracy

Advice to Management

Don't book useless meetings

"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

Ubisoft has 1,480 more recently posted open jobs than Epic Games.