Compare Yahoo vs Google BETA

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

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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)
3.9
(based on 3469 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 10652 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.2
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
4.0
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.3
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Yahoo Ceo
71%
71%
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 40% higher than Yahoo employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Google has 179 more total submitted salaries than Yahoo.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer5 Salaries
A$94,979/yr
Sales Manager2 Salaries
A$88,846/yr
Product Manager5 Salaries
A$88,970/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer35 Salaries
A$108,419/yr
Account Manager9 Salaries
A$91,181/yr
Program Manager4 Salaries
A$123,922/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Yahoo.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at Yahoo.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 394 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 291 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 795 reviews)
"Great people"(in 500 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 99 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 86 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 370 reviews)
"Large company"(in 212 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales

I worked at Yahoo full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great office location Good career prospects Monthly events and speakers

Cons

Not as much staff connection and integration as would have liked

"Great"6 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

Culture people technology brand vision

Cons

Nothing nothing nothing nothing nothing

Advice to Management

Great

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