Compare Google vs Facebook BETA

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

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Facebook

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Work-life balance.
  • Facebook scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 11284 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 3968 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
4.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
94%
94%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
94%
94%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Positive Business Outlook
83%

Salaries

Google has 227 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer40 Salaries
A$108,000/yr
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$91,344/yr
Program Manager4 Salaries
A$124,146/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer2 Salaries
A$104,315/yr
Sales Associate3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Product Marketing Manager1 Salaries
A$211,276/yr

What Employees Say

  • Google had 506 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Facebook.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 812 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 521 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 376 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 306 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 387 reviews)
"Large company"(in 223 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 419 reviews)
"No cons"(in 98 reviews)
Featured Review
"Ok"10 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Sales

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

tech, fast paced, lots to learn, benefits

Cons

lots to do and high expectationa

"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

Job Postings

Facebook has 606 more recently posted open jobs than Google.