Compare ArenaNet vs Epic Games BETA

See how working at ArenaNet vs. Epic Games 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 ArenaNet vs. Epic Games. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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ArenaNet

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Epic Games

Employee Ratings

  • ArenaNet scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Epic Games scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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)
3.5
(based on 113 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 198 reviews)
Epic Games employees rated their Overall Rating 1.0 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
4.2
Epic Games employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Epic Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.4
ArenaNet employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
4.0
Epic Games employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.3
Epic Games employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ArenaNet Ceo Jeff Anderson
N/AJeff Anderson
CEO Approval
Epic Games Ceo Tim Sweeney
85%
85%Tim Sweeney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Epic Games employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 29% higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Positive Business Outlook
86%
Epic Games employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 36% higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Epic Games has 187 more total submitted salaries than ArenaNet.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer11 Salaries
$106,330/yr
Game Designer17 Salaries
$63,884/yr
Programmer7 Salaries
$117,145/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer16 Salaries
$141,319/yr
Production Assistant8 Salaries
$24/hr
Programmer10 Salaries
$155,549/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at ArenaNet.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Epic Games.
  • "Arenanet" was the most mentioned Con at ArenaNet.
  • "Crunch" was the most mentioned Con at Epic Games.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 34 reviews)
"Arenanet"(in 28 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 17 reviews)
"Free food"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Arenanet"(in 17 reviews)
"Studio"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
"Crunch"(in 17 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Culture"Feb 17, 2022

Current Contractor - 3D Artist

I have been working at ArenaNet

Pros

Great team of talented people

Cons

Haven't been here long, but honestly no significant complaints.

Current Employee - Gameplay Programmer

I have been working at Epic Games full-time for less than a year

Pros

I started as fully remote and got the powerful machine to work. Great benefits, insurance cover. Generous PTO.

Cons

Junior level needs to time the hour

Job Postings

Epic Games has 29 more recently posted open jobs than ArenaNet.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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