Compare Apple vs Google BETA

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

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Google 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 16341 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 10621 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
4.2
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
92%
92%Tim Cook
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Apple has 199 more total submitted salaries than Google.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist36 Salaries
A$23/hr
Technical Specialist12 Salaries
A$23/hr
Product Specialist4 Salaries
A$25/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern2 Salaries
A$4,907/mo
Security Engineer3 Salaries
A$140,000/yr
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$91,100/yr

What Employees Say

  • Apple had 260 more reviews than Google that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1729 reviews)
"Great people"(in 759 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 794 reviews)
"Great people"(in 499 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 480 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 320 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 369 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"28 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Systems Administrator

I have been working at Apple full-time

Pros

Great place to work and learn

Cons

Not I can state at the moment

"google review"5 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Tech Lead

I worked at Google full-time

Pros

google is the best place to work at

Cons

nothing bad i can think of

Job Postings

Apple has 3,789 more recently posted open jobs than Google.