Compare IDEO vs Gensler BETA

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

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Gensler

Employee Ratings

  • IDEO scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Gensler scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • 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)
4.0
(based on 171 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 983 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Gensler employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than IDEO employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IDEO employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Gensler employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
IDEO employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Gensler employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IDEO Ceo Sandy Speicher
100%
100%Sandy Speicher
IDEO employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Gensler employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Gensler Ceo Andy Cohen and Diane Hoskins
91%
91%Andy Cohen and Diane Hoskins
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
IDEO employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Gensler employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
65%
IDEO employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Gensler employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

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A$95,000/yr
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A$90,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • Gensler had 46 more reviews than IDEO that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Designer" was the most mentioned Con at IDEO.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Gensler.
Pros
Pros
"Great culture"(in 16 reviews)
"Great people"(in 12 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 61 reviews)
"Great people"(in 58 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Designer"(in 12 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 48 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 46 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Freelance Senior Interaction Designer

I worked at IDEO full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Worked with some of the smartest and most optimistic and creative people in my career.

Cons

Leadership often sees IDEO as the crown jewel and struggles to take feedback and critique on how the organization could better adapt or be more humble to shortcomings.

Current Employee - Interior Designer

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

Pros

Amazing culture, non-hierarchical, many oppertunities for growth and learning, stong research led firm, global opertunities

Cons

Technology should be improved across all levels of staff, financial rewards are average

Job Postings

Gensler has 61 more recently posted open jobs than IDEO.