Compare Bose vs Sonos BETA

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

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Sonos

Employee Ratings

  • Sonos scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1081 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 185 reviews)
Sonos employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Bose employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.7
Sonos employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Bose employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.2
Sonos employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Bose employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.7
Sonos employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Bose employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.4
Sonos employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Bose employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Bose Ceo Jim Scammon
45%
45%Jim Scammon
CEO Approval
Sonos Ceo Patrick Spence
98%
98%Patrick Spence
Sonos employees rated their CEO Approval 53% higher than Bose employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Sonos employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Bose employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
25%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Sonos employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than Bose employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Bose has 1,068 more total submitted salaries than Sonos.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Specialist41 Salaries
$12/hr
Software Engineer21 Salaries
$93,860/yr
Intern19 Salaries
$23/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Manager2 Salaries
$63,127/yr
Software Engineer15 Salaries
$93,759/yr
Intern - Hourly2 Salaries
$37/hr

What Employees Say

  • Bose had 86 more reviews than Sonos that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Bose.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Sonos.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 105 reviews)
"Great products"(in 91 reviews)
Pros
"Great product"(in 34 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 19 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 33 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 10 reviews)
"Middle management"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Project Manager

I worked at Bose full-time for less than a year

Pros

Smart, Interesting, Innovative people to work with

Cons

Office is still set up in cubicles which makes it a little less inviting to work with people

"Excellent"Jul 24, 2020

Current Employee - Senior Engineer

I have been working at Sonos full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great work culture, helping people, growth

Cons

None that I can think of.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work, do not get derailed.

Job Postings

Bose has 98 more recently posted open jobs than Sonos.