Compare Industrial Light & Magic vs Method Studios BETA

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Industrial Light & Magic

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Method Studios

Employee Ratings

  • Industrial Light & Magic scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Method Studios scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 118 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 92 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Method Studios employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Industrial Light & Magic employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Method Studios employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Industrial Light & Magic Ceo Lynwen Brennan
43%
43%Lynwen Brennan
Industrial Light & Magic employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Method Studios employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Method Studios Ceo Ed Ulbrich
15%
15%Ed Ulbrich
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
43%
% Recommend to a friend
43%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
20%
Positive Business Outlook
21%

Salaries

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3D Modeler2 Salaries
A$75,175/yr
Production Coordinator1 Salaries
A$67,448/yr
Department Head1 Salaries
A$140,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great projects" was the most mentioned Pro at Industrial Light & Magic.
  • "Nice people" was the most mentioned Pro at Method Studios.
  • Method Studios had 3 more reviews than Industrial Light & Magic that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great projects"(in 14 reviews)
"Good projects"(in 8 reviews)
Pros
"Nice people"(in 12 reviews)
"Good people"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"San francisco"(in 8 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 10 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I worked at Industrial Light & Magic

Pros

The people who work there are the best!

Cons

The production software is very old and not great to use

"No complaints"28 Nov 2019

Current Employee - Lighting Artist

I have been working at Method Studios full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Nice people. Reasonable work hours when not on crunch.

Cons

The same as everywhere else.

Job Postings

Industrial Light & Magic has 148 more recently posted open jobs than Method Studios.