Compare IBM vs Salesforce BETA

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

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Salesforce

Employee Ratings

  • Salesforce 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)
4.0
(based on 73695 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 576 reviews)
Salesforce employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.3
Salesforce employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.6
Salesforce employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
4.2
Salesforce employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.5
Salesforce employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
90%
90%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Salesforce Ceo Marc Benioff
97%
97%Marc Benioff
Salesforce employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Salesforce employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
88%
Salesforce employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 20,665 more total submitted salaries than Salesforce.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Applications Developer1120 Salaries
₹ 5,13,743/yr
Associate Systems Engineer912 Salaries
₹ 4,26,386/yr
Project Manager465 Salaries
₹ 14,67,804/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer28 Salaries
₹ 15,14,400/yr
Member Of Technical Staff39 Salaries
₹ 22,95,615/yr
Product Manager7 Salaries
₹ 31,49,273/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Salesforce.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Salesforce.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 468 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 435 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 131 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 127 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Applications Developer

I have been working at IBM full-time for less than a year

Pros

no stress , work life balance, wfh , benefits , good management, great people , supportive members

Cons

Nothing found as of now

Current Employee - Partner Sales

I have been working at Salesforce full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Huge focus on work/life balance, flexible working hours, good pay, solid company, lots of room for growth and opportunity

Cons

Lots of pressure to perform

Advice to Management

Keep up the transparency

Job Postings

Salesforce has 1,586 more recently posted open jobs than IBM.