Compare Facebook vs Pinterest BETA

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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 3707 reviews)
Facebook employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 269 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Facebook employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.7
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.3
Pinterest employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Facebook employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
94%
94%Mark Zuckerberg
Facebook employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Pinterest Ceo Ben Silbermann
91%
91%Ben Silbermann
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Facebook employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Pinterest employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
71%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Client Partner2 Salaries
A$113,664/yr
Software Engineer2 Salaries
A$103,765/yr
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What Employees Say

  • Facebook had 349 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 364 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 294 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 37 reviews)
"Free food"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 397 reviews)
"No cons"(in 87 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 17 reviews)
"Company is growing"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review
"Nice"19 May 2020

Former Employee - Product

I worked at Facebook full-time

Pros

it was good fun and i learnt a lot

Cons

none that i can think off

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Pinterest full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

- Product that millions people love - Extremely inclusive and diverse environment. - Smart and experienced people - There are still a lot to build

Cons

- Lack of long term product strategy. A lot of new product attempts failed and wasted due to lack of vision and/or aggressive execution. -

Advice to Management

Sometimes I feel you are just too nice.

Job Postings

Facebook has 1,667 more recently posted open jobs than Pinterest.