Compare IBM vs Electronic Arts BETA

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

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Electronic Arts

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Electronic Arts scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 57675 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2114 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Electronic Arts employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
88%
88%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Electronic Arts Ceo Andrew Wilson
86%
86%Andrew Wilson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Electronic Arts employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 1,195 more total submitted salaries than Electronic Arts.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager37 Salaries
A$112,393/yr
Staff Software Engineer32 Salaries
A$99,132/yr
Senior IT Specialist20 Salaries
A$142,260/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Product Manager1 Salaries
A$110,000/yr
Software Engineer I2 Salaries
A$79,930/yr
Product Support Lead2 Salaries
A$58,542/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Electronic Arts.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Electronic Arts.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2584 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2491 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 186 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 758 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 690 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 97 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 92 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Site Reliability Engineer

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

Pros

- Great career prospect / lots of growth opportunities - Great manager (I'm fortunate to be in a team with a fantastic manager who genuinely cares about his team members) - Good work life... balance - Inclusive and friendly work environment - Able to work from home (since covid-19)

Cons

- Mediocre salary compared to other big tech companies (FAANG)

"Really good"21 May 2020

Current Employee - Game Designer

I have been working at Electronic Arts full-time

Pros

Nice employees Great Equipment good

Cons

EA is too focused on profits sometimes and teams aren't really allowed to "fail"

Advice to Management

good

Job Postings

IBM has 15,553 more recently posted open jobs than Electronic Arts.