Compare Activision vs Activision Blizzard BETA

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Activision

Employee Ratings

  • Activision scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Activision Blizzard scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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)
3.4
(based on 220 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 208 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Activision Blizzard employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Activision employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.2
Activision Blizzard employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Activision employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Activision Ceo Rob Kostich
52%
52%Rob Kostich
Activision employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Activision Blizzard employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Activision Blizzard Ceo Robert A. Kotick
49%
49%Robert A. Kotick
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Activision Blizzard employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Activision employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Activision Blizzard employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Activision employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Activision has 210 more total submitted salaries than Activision Blizzard.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer43 Salaries
$94,194/yr
Design Specialist32 Salaries
$67,157/yr
Associate Producer17 Salaries
$84,683/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer21 Salaries
$106,153/yr
3D Artist6 Salaries
$77,237/yr
Associate Producer5 Salaries
$70,097/yr

What Employees Say

  • Activision had 3 more reviews than Activision Blizzard that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • Activision had 8 more reviews than Activision Blizzard that mentioned "Video games" as a Pro.
  • Activision had 21 more reviews than Activision Blizzard that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
  • Activision had 9 more reviews than Activision Blizzard that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 18 reviews)
"Video games"(in 18 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 15 reviews)
"Video games"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 30 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 11 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Lead Data Scientist

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

Pros

Fun, great people, gaming, great games.

Cons

Little to no promotions. Career pause.

"ATVI Blizzard"Apr 21, 2021

Former Intern - Intern

I worked at Activision Blizzard

Pros

Everyone working there is a strong self-starter

Cons

I do not have any cons.

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