Compare Apple vs SmartThings BETA

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

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SmartThings

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • SmartThings scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 20834 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 61 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 1.2 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
95%
95%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 48% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
SmartThings Ceo Matt Lynch
47%
47%Matt Lynch
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 27% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 32% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Apple has 65,150 more total submitted salaries than SmartThings.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Systems Software Developer3677 Salaries
$150,229/yr
Applecare At Home Advisor734 Salaries
$19/hr
Logistician601 Salaries
$103,621/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer14 Salaries
$124,031/yr
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$66,247/yr
Supply Chain Manager1 Salaries
$104,056/yr

What Employees Say

  • Apple had 1,769 more reviews than SmartThings that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Leadership team" was the most mentioned Con at SmartThings.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1774 reviews)
"Great people"(in 828 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 5 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 559 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"Leadership team"(in 4 reviews)
"Engineering team"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Hardware Engineer

I have been working at Apple full-time

Pros

Full of talented. Fair and open. Strong strategy, development speed and execution ability.

Cons

Sometimes runs into political way. Too clever to play it.

Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer

I have been working at SmartThings full-time for more than a year

Pros

SmartThings has a huge platform with high volumes of traffic, a plethora of technologies used, and brilliant engineers.

Cons

It can be demanding, the world of IOT is moving extremely fast.

Advice to Management

Reliability engineering should be a first class concern. New features are great, but reliability engineering should be a first class product concern that requires continuous investment as it has the... most direct impact on our customers.

Job Postings

Apple has 2,270 more recently posted open jobs than SmartThings.