Compare GE vs IBM BETA

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

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IBM

Employee Ratings

  • GE scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • IBM scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 11747 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 11748 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
GE employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.1
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GE Ceo H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
90%
90%H. Lawrence Culp, Jr.
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Sandip Patel
90%
90%Sandip Patel
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than GE employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than GE employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 13,236 more total submitted salaries than GE.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer75 Salaries
₹ 10,14,275/yr
Systems Engineer10 Salaries
₹ 10,85,494/yr
Project Manager13 Salaries
₹ 23,44,818/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Applications Developer760 Salaries
₹ 4,38,466/yr
Associate Systems Engineer720 Salaries
₹ 3,93,810/yr
Project Manager309 Salaries
₹ 15,00,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at GE.
  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at GE.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 483 reviews)
"Great people"(in 334 reviews)
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 428 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 222 reviews)
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"4 Feb 2021

Former Contractor - Human Resources

I worked at GE for more than 3 years

Pros

good compensation benefits learning opportunity new technology positive environment

Cons

very good nothing as negative hiring process needs to standardized secured work life balance

Advice to Management

great job

"Good company"28 Feb 2021

Former Employee - Customer Service Advisor

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

Pros

Work culture is good and growth is fast

Cons

Pressure is there and over work load

Job Postings

IBM has 22,634 more recently posted open jobs than GE.