Compare Apple vs Square BETA

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

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Square

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Square scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 21462 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 710 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.1
Square employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.0
Square employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
95%
95%Tim Cook
CEO Approval
Square Ceo Jack Dorsey
93%
93%Jack Dorsey
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
80%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Square employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Apple has 64,708 more total submitted salaries than Square.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Systems Software Developer3677 Salaries
$152,953/yr
Operations Research Analyst1265 Salaries
$103,966/yr
Financial Analyst898 Salaries
$117,059/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer346 Salaries
$152,952/yr
Data Scientist22 Salaries
$152,019/yr
Risk Analyst6 Salaries
$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • Apple had 1,738 more reviews than Square that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Square.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1774 reviews)
"Great people"(in 828 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 55 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 559 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
Featured Review
"It's great"Jun 12, 2021

Current Employee - Software Engineer

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

Pros

Collaboration, Innovation and Results, Five word limit. More words, More words

Cons

Tools suck; Build system slow. Bureaucratic

"Good"Jun 1, 2021

Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I have been working at Square

Pros

Good good good good good

Cons

Nothing at all that i can think of

Job Postings

Apple has 3,875 more recently posted open jobs than Square.