Compare Facebook vs Pinterest BETA

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

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Pinterest

Employee Ratings

  • Facebook 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.
  • Pinterest scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 3966 reviews)
Facebook employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 276 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.4
Facebook employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.7
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Facebook employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
94%
94%Mark Zuckerberg
CEO Approval
Pinterest Ceo Ben Silbermann
92%
92%Ben Silbermann
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Facebook employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
72%

Salaries

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Sales Associate3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Client Partner2 Salaries
A$114,266/yr
Software Engineer2 Salaries
A$104,315/yr
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What Employees Say

  • Facebook had 359 more reviews than Pinterest that mentioned "Free food" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Facebook.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Pinterest.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 376 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 306 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 38 reviews)
"Free food"(in 17 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 419 reviews)
"No cons"(in 98 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 17 reviews)
"Company is growing"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review
"He was amazing"26 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Facebook full-time

Pros

worked really well - impressive boss

Cons

none - i can't think of any

Former Intern - Engage Scholar

I worked at Pinterest for less than a year

Pros

Mentorship sessions & longterm mentorship; great perks - free book, company swags, etc.; very helpful recruiters; career development panels

Cons

More technical skill focus in the program would be better

Job Postings

Facebook has 2,288 more recently posted open jobs than Pinterest.