Compare Electronic Arts vs Epic Games BETA

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Electronic Arts

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Epic Games

Employee Ratings

  • Electronic Arts scored higher in 3 areas: CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Epic Games scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2114 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 110 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Epic Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Electronic Arts employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Electronic Arts Ceo Andrew Wilson
86%
86%Andrew Wilson
Electronic Arts employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Epic Games Ceo Tim Sweeney
79%
79%Tim Sweeney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Electronic Arts employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Electronic Arts employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
59%

Salaries

Electronic Arts has 21 more total submitted salaries than Epic Games.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Game Designer2 Salaries
A$75,752/yr
Software Engineer I2 Salaries
A$79,930/yr
Product Support Lead2 Salaries
A$58,542/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Electronic Arts.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Epic Games.
  • Electronic Arts had 85 more reviews than Epic Games that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 186 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 141 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 15 reviews)
"Free food"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 97 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 92 reviews)
Cons
"Crunch"(in 12 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review
"Really good"21 May 2020

Current Employee - Game Designer

I have been working at Electronic Arts full-time

Pros

Nice employees Great Equipment good

Cons

EA is too focused on profits sometimes and teams aren't really allowed to "fail"

Advice to Management

good

"Great employer"14 Jan 2021

Current Employee - Programmer

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

Pros

Easily the best company I've worked for.

Cons

I have had to crunch occasionally, but nothing compared to other games companies I've worked for.

Job Postings

Electronic Arts has 1,611 more recently posted open jobs than Epic Games.