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 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Epic Games scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 99 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 101 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
ArenaNet employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Epic Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.4
ArenaNet employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.2
Epic Games employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
ArenaNet employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ArenaNet Ceo Mike O'Brien
71%
71%Mike O'Brien
CEO Approval
Epic Games Ceo Tim Sweeney
72%
72%Tim Sweeney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
ArenaNet employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Epic Games employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

ArenaNet has 71 more total submitted salaries than Epic Games.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Game Designer14 Salaries
$58,361/yr
Software Engineer11 Salaries
$93,170/yr
Programmer7 Salaries
$106,683/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Technical Artist4 Salaries
$143,873/yr
Software Engineer4 Salaries
$144,364/yr
Senior Programmer7 Salaries
$150,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at ArenaNet.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Epic Games.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at ArenaNet.
  • "Crunch" was the most mentioned Con at Epic Games.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 12 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 15 reviews)
"Free food"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 17 reviews)
"Guild wars 2"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Crunch"(in 12 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Art

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

Pros

Positive experience with Management Great gaming Culture Pay is very competitive Best job I’ve had in the Industry

Cons

Minor mistakes can turn into bigger issues, but all in all everything is great.

"Good"Nov 3, 2020

Former Employee - Fortnite Coach

I worked at Epic Games full-time for less than a year

Pros

You get free skins and. Free vbucks

Cons

You get banned for talking

Advice to Management

More Fortnite Skins

Job Postings

Epic Games has 390 more recently posted open jobs than ArenaNet.