Compare Apple vs Google BETA

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

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Google scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 175 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 18670 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
96%
96%Tim Cook
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
95%
95%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
87%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Google employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
84%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Apple salaries averaged ₹ 3,13,876 higher than Google.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer61 Salaries
₹ 15,10,915/yr
Intern8 Salaries
₹ 10,27,697/yr
Manager9 Salaries
₹ 12,52,006/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer581 Salaries
₹ 15,44,628/yr
Intern84 Salaries
₹ 50,415/mo
Manager44 Salaries
₹ 12,53,945/yr

What Employees Say

  • Apple had 234 more reviews than Google that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1774 reviews)
"Great people"(in 828 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 879 reviews)
"Great people"(in 594 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 559 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 430 reviews)
"Large company"(in 254 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Operations Program Manager

I worked at Apple

Pros

Excellent team, excellent perks, great products

Cons

Work life balance could be difficult but it depends on the person

"very nice"17 Sep 2021

Current Intern - Asociates

I have been working at Google for less than a year

Pros

good salary and good work to learn

Cons

no work life balance with life

Job Postings

Apple has 3,542 more recently posted open jobs than Google.