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 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Facebook scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 10692 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 3727 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
94%
94%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Positive Business Outlook
82%

Salaries

Google has 209 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer35 Salaries
A$108,419/yr
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$91,181/yr
Program Manager4 Salaries
A$123,922/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer2 Salaries
A$103,948/yr
Sales Associate3 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Product Marketing Manager1 Salaries
A$210,534/yr

What Employees Say

  • Google had 501 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 796 reviews)
"Great people"(in 502 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 366 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 295 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 373 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 397 reviews)
"No cons"(in 87 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"6 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

Culture people technology brand vision

Cons

Nothing nothing nothing nothing nothing

Advice to Management

Great

"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

Job Postings

Google has 576 more recently posted open jobs than Facebook.