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 5 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Facebook scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 13430 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 4669 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Career Opportunities
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
94%
94%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
93%
93%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Positive Business Outlook
83%

Salaries

Google has 279 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer50 Salaries
A$108,000/yr
Account Manager11 Salaries
A$91,671/yr
Program Manager4 Salaries
A$124,595/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer2 Salaries
A$105,052/yr
Sales Associate3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Product Marketing Manager2 Salaries
A$17,731/mo

What Employees Say

  • Google had 540 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 865 reviews)
"Great people"(in 574 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 391 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 325 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 416 reviews)
"Large company"(in 246 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 461 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 92 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good culture"18 Jan 2021

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Google full-time for more than a year

Pros

Work culture, perks, colleagues, environment

Cons

Lots of different levels of people

Current Employee - Audio Visual Technician

I have been working at Facebook full-time

Pros

Food, Drinks, Cool Office with a Nice Work Enviroment

Cons

Very beuracratic, and a large company

Job Postings

Google has 3,316 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.