Compare Activision vs Starbreeze Ab BETA

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Activision

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Starbreeze Ab

Employee Ratings

  • Activision scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Starbreeze Ab scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 240 reviews)
Activision employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Starbreeze Ab employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 37 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Activision employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Starbreeze Ab employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.4
Starbreeze Ab employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Activision employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Activision employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Starbreeze Ab employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Activision employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Starbreeze Ab employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Activision Ceo Rob Kostich
50%
50%Rob Kostich
CEO Approval
Starbreeze Ab Ceo Tobias Sjögren
100%
100%Tobias Sjögren
Starbreeze Ab employees rated their CEO Approval 50% higher than Activision employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
55%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Activision employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Starbreeze Ab employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
13%

Salaries

Activision has 680 more total submitted salaries than Starbreeze Ab.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer45 Salaries
$97,707/yr
Design Specialist28 Salaries
$74,288/yr
Senior Manager8 Salaries
$149,621/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer1 Salaries
$123,402/yr
Producer2 Salaries
$76,554/yr
Business Development1 Salaries
$108,861/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Activision.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Activision.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 18 reviews)
"Video games"(in 18 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 30 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Software Engineer Intern

I worked at Activision for less than a year

Pros

Paid overtime, great work environment, flexible hours

Cons

Must be passionate because the work is hard

Former Employee - Operations Administrative/Office Host

I worked at Starbreeze Ab full-time for less than a year

Pros

Very relaxed work environment and friendly people. Healthcare benefits after having worked 6 months.

Cons

At will employment, so I was let go for a not very specified reason despite being told I did good work and was very helpful.

Advice to Management

Please consider hiring for this position when things aren't so turbulent so that someone can make time to train them.

Job Postings

Activision has 444 more recently posted open jobs than Starbreeze Ab.