Compare Apple vs Stanford University BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Stanford University scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 18774 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 2853 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
4.1
Stanford University employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Stanford University employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
94%
94%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Stanford University employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Stanford University Ceo Marc Tessier-Lavigne
89%
89%Marc Tessier-Lavigne
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Stanford University employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Apple employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Stanford University employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
68%

Salaries

Apple has 49,047 more total submitted salaries than Stanford University.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Electronics Engineer Except Computer2610 Salaries
$131,856/yr
Computer and Information Research Scientist1157 Salaries
$160,962/yr
Specialist1225 Salaries
$18/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer Business27 Salaries
$110,110/yr
Basic Life Science Research Associate308 Salaries
$67,733/yr
PhD Student210 Salaries
$38,405/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Beautiful campus" was the most mentioned Pro at Stanford University.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Cost of living" was the most mentioned Con at Stanford University.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1741 reviews)
"Great people"(in 810 reviews)
Pros
"Beautiful campus"(in 215 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 168 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 543 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 340 reviews)
Cons
"Cost of living"(in 183 reviews)
"Bay area"(in 123 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"Jan 25, 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Apple part-time for more than a year

Pros

Flexible scheduling and very positive team

Cons

I don’t have any cons

Current Employee - PhD Candidate

I have been working at Stanford University full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Amazing access to computational resources and faculty. Good health benefits, dental and health insurance

Cons

Limited options for housing that's within realistic budget constraints

Job Postings

Apple has 4,147 more recently posted open jobs than Stanford University.