Compare IBM vs Optus BETA

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

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Optus

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
  • Optus scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 69989 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1148 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Optus employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Optus Ceo Kelly Bayer Rosmarin
91%
91%Kelly Bayer Rosmarin
Optus employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Optus employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 70 more total submitted salaries than Optus.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager51 Salaries
A$113,987/yr
Intern39 Salaries
A$40,015/yr
Sales Specialist12 Salaries
A$108,799/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Project Manager24 Salaries
A$128,913/yr
Graduate31 Salaries
A$68,000/yr
Sales Consultant43 Salaries
A$22/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Optus.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Restructures" was the most mentioned Con at Optus.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 94 reviews)
"Great people"(in 65 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Restructures"(in 28 reviews)
"Redundancies"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Project Manager

I worked at IBM full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Work life balance is awesome Great team spirit

Cons

Salary not very attractive but ok

Advice to Management

more incentives

Current Employee - Business Support Executive

I have been working at Optus full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Optus is heavily invested in being the most loved brand. This is driven by ensuring all employees feel valued and enjoy working for Optus. A wise man once said, if your employees are happy, they... will ensure your customer is happy.

Cons

It is hard to find a downside to working for Optus. It is very comforting to come to work with colleagues that I have worked with for many years. Its like a second family. This speaks to employees... being happy at work

Advice to Management

COVID 19 has challenged us all. if and when things are back to normal, I look forward to being able to meet with management face to face to discuss all things Optus

Job Postings

IBM has 16,977 more recently posted open jobs than Optus.