Compare Best Buy vs Apple BETA

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

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Apple

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)
3.7
(based on 30243 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 27426 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.8
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
50%
50%Corie Barry
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
88%
88%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 38% higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Apple has 33,172 more total submitted salaries than Best Buy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Best Buy Mobile Manager139 Salaries
$25/hr
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$15/hr
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$19/hr
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What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Best Buy.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Best Buy.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2600 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1154 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2214 reviews)
"Great people"(in 1008 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 683 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 661 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 734 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 422 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Apr 16, 2022

Former Employee - Best Buy Sales Associate

I worked at Best Buy part-time for less than a year

Pros

Benefits Pay People Shifts Days Off

Cons

None none none none none

"Decent place"May 19, 2022

Current Employee - Sales Advisor

I have been working at Apple full-time

Pros

Secure and overall good benefit

Cons

Lack of opportunity for advancement

Job Postings

Apple has 13,707 more recently posted open jobs than Best Buy.
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