Compare Apple vs Starbucks BETA

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

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Starbucks

Employee Ratings

  • Apple scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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)
4.3
(based on 19452 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 33685 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
95%
95%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Starbucks Ceo Kevin Johnson
74%
74%Kevin Johnson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
78%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Starbucks employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
57%

Salaries

Apple has 28,234 more total submitted salaries than Starbucks.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Mac Genius847 Salaries
$23/hr
Systems Software Developer3677 Salaries
$131,582/yr
Specialist1259 Salaries
$18/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Barista - Starbucks6525 Salaries
$12/hr
Lead Application Developer74 Salaries
$132,943/yr
Sift Supervisor147 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • Starbucks had 1,691 more reviews than Apple that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Con at Starbucks.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1774 reviews)
"Great people"(in 828 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 3465 reviews)
"Free coffee"(in 3324 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 559 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 954 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 863 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing Company"Feb 28, 2021

Current Employee - Technician

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

Pros

Smart, Fun and respectful co workers

Cons

Very difficult and competitive to move up

Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at Starbucks full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

flexible scheduling, great benefits, welcoming culture and career growth

Cons

early hours, competitive and really thats it

Advice to Management

continue to keep engaging all levels for perspecitivs

Job Postings

Starbucks has 17,908 more recently posted open jobs than Apple.