Compare ADP vs IBM BETA

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

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IBM

Employee Ratings

  • ADP scored higher in 7 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • IBM scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 9708 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 52819 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
ADP employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
ADP employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ADP Ceo Carlos A. Rodriguez
88%
88%Carlos A. Rodriguez
ADP employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
72%
72%Arvind Krishna
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
ADP employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

IBM has 45,909 more total submitted salaries than ADP.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Implementation Consultant114 Salaries
$70,230/yr
Senior Applications Developer133 Salaries
$117,100/yr
Client Support Specialist86 Salaries
$21/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant2578 Salaries
$101,224/yr
Computer Programmer1792 Salaries
$79,655/yr
IT Specialist840 Salaries
$85,134/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at ADP.
  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • IBM had 599 more reviews than ADP that mentioned "No cons" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 883 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 461 reviews)
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2386 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2372 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 201 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 144 reviews)
Cons
"No cons"(in 800 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 685 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"Sep 18, 2020

Former Employee - Account Manager

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

Pros

Good pay, amazing benefits and easy to move up and around the company.

Cons

Resources keep changing making volume difficult to keep up with.

Advice to Management

Listen to your employees and actually follow through with changes and ideas.

Former Intern - Research Intern

I worked at IBM for less than a year

Pros

- so many other cool teams and opportunity to meet people - access to computing resources - well-known tech company

Cons

- difficult to wear multiple hats - structural organization challenges

Job Postings

IBM has 10,892 more recently posted open jobs than ADP.