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 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Google scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.7
(based on 69 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 11363 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.5
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Google employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.4
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.6
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
98%
98%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Google employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
94%
94%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
98%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Google employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
86%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Google employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
82%

Salaries

Google has 1,222 more total submitted salaries than Apple.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer9 Salaries
₹ 13,30,551/yr
IPC1 Salaries
₹ 3,72,040/yr
Sales Associate3 Salaries
₹ 23,986/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer154 Salaries
₹ 14,51,318/yr
Intern24 Salaries
₹ 42,536/mo
Account Manager11 Salaries
₹ 14,39,765/yr

What Employees Say

  • Apple had 1,120 more reviews than Google that mentioned "Great benefits" 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 1643 reviews)
"Great people"(in 783 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 815 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 523 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 506 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 329 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 387 reviews)
"Large company"(in 226 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Freelancer - Web Developer

I worked at Apple for less than a year

Pros

Amazing environment. A dream come true

Cons

Nothing that I can think of

Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

- Good work culture - Good work quality - Strong engineers

Cons

- Nothing much to say

Job Postings

Apple has 5,895 more recently posted open jobs than Google.