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)
3.7
(based on 51069 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 10621 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
3.1
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.3
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
69%
69%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 883 more total submitted salaries than Google.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer14 Salaries
A$76,991/yr
Project Manager36 Salaries
A$110,190/yr
Intern34 Salaries
A$38,972/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer35 Salaries
A$108,323/yr
Program Manager4 Salaries
A$123,810/yr
Intern2 Salaries
A$4,907/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible working hours" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2333 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2296 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 794 reviews)
"Great people"(in 499 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 736 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 667 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 369 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 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

"google review"5 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Tech Lead

I worked at Google full-time

Pros

google is the best place to work at

Cons

nothing bad i can think of

Job Postings

IBM has 3,941 more recently posted open jobs than Google.