Compare IBM vs HGST BETA

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

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HGST

Employee Ratings

  • 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.
  • HGST 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)
3.9
(based on 9609 reviews)
IBM employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 54 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
IBM employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
HGST employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
IBM employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Sandip Patel
91%
91%Sandip Patel
CEO Approval
HGST Ceo Mike Cordano
N/AMike Cordano
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 32% higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
IBM employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 33% higher than HGST employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
31%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2393 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2380 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 686 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 609 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome"26 Sep 2019

Former Employee - Software Engineer

I worked at IBM full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Flexible , smartest and nicest people

Cons

Can give better salary to employee

Advice to Management

None

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

(2012-2014) Was a great place to work..people and management are much closer to each other.. pay was fair enough .Japanese product line ..career growth for sure..will get change to travel Thailand or... Japan..

Cons

Projects keep on changing due to new trends..HGST still lagging to adopt customer long time customer..Though, its a nice place to work :)

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