Compare IBM vs Apple BETA

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

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Apple

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Apple scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 52998 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 17024 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.6
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
73%
73%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
93%
93%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 693 more total submitted salaries than Apple.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern34 Salaries
A$39,179/yr
IT Consultant18 Salaries
A$74,658/yr
Service Delivery Manager16 Salaries
A$96,931/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist39 Salaries
A$24/hr
Technical Specialist13 Salaries
A$24/hr
Apple At Home Advisor11 Salaries
A$48,499/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2393 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2380 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1643 reviews)
"Great people"(in 783 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 686 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 609 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 506 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 329 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Tech Lead

I have been working at IBM full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

good company to work with

Cons

none to be frank now

Advice to Management

review hcam policy

"Fast paced"16 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Mac Genius

I worked at Apple part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Exciting fast paced environment always changing

Cons

If you have great managers they will support you through your journeys

Job Postings

IBM has 4,325 more recently posted open jobs than Apple.