Compare IBM vs Google BETA

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

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 52975 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 11354 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.2
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
73%
73%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
94%
94%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 896 more total submitted salaries than Google.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer16 Salaries
A$87,064/yr
Project Manager36 Salaries
A$110,774/yr
Intern34 Salaries
A$39,179/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer40 Salaries
A$108,000/yr
Program Manager4 Salaries
A$124,146/yr
Intern2 Salaries
A$4,933/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2393 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2380 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 815 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 523 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 686 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 609 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 387 reviews)
"Large company"(in 226 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

"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

Job Postings

IBM has 9,678 more recently posted open jobs than Google.