Compare Blizzard Entertainment vs Riot Games BETA

See how working at Blizzard Entertainment vs. Riot 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 Blizzard Entertainment vs. Riot Games. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Blizzard Entertainment

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Riot Games

Employee Ratings

  • Blizzard Entertainment scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Riot 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)
3.7
(based on 1130 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 732 reviews)
Riot Games employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Blizzard Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.9
Riot Games employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Blizzard Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Riot Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Blizzard Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.5
Riot Games employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Blizzard Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Blizzard Entertainment placeholder CEO image
N/A0 Ratings
CEO Approval
Riot Games Ceo Nicolo  Laurent
77%
77%Nicolo Laurent
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Riot Games employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Blizzard Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Riot Games employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 32% higher than Blizzard Entertainment employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Blizzard Entertainment has 772 more total submitted salaries than Riot Games.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer132 Salaries
$112,590/yr
Game Master64 Salaries
$16/hr
Program Manager26 Salaries
$96,057/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer121 Salaries
$156,810/yr
Associate Producer22 Salaries
$87,119/yr
Product Manager30 Salaries
$140,738/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Blizzard Entertainment.
  • "Gamers" was the most mentioned Pro at Riot Games.
  • "Cost of living" was the most mentioned Con at Blizzard Entertainment.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Riot Games.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 52 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 50 reviews)
Pros
"Gamers"(in 82 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 68 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Cost of living"(in 41 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 70 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 61 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Blizzard Entertainment full-time

Pros

Very Friendly Work Remote Everyone gets to have input in the design

Cons

Onboarding is not well defined Pay isn't the best

"Great company"Jun 29, 2022

Current Employee - Creative Director

I have been working at Riot Games full-time

Pros

Best in Los Angeles tbh

Cons

None really. Hadn’t found anything to complain about.

Job Postings

Blizzard Entertainment has 165 more recently posted open jobs than Riot Games.
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