Compare Box vs Dropbox BETA

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

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Dropbox

Employee Ratings

  • Box 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.
  • Dropbox scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 611 reviews)
Box employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 595 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Box employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.6
Box employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Box employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.7
Box employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Box Ceo Aaron Levie
96%
96%Aaron Levie
Box employees rated their CEO Approval 23% higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Dropbox Ceo Drew Houston
73%
73%Drew Houston
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
Box employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Box employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 26% higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Box has 414 more total submitted salaries than Dropbox.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer276 Salaries
$164,854/yr
Operations Program Manager20 Salaries
$127,163/yr
Account Executive44 Salaries
$78,355/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer375 Salaries
$137,483/yr
Product Manager42 Salaries
$156,712/yr
Account Executive18 Salaries
$67,012/yr

What Employees Say

  • Dropbox had 1 more reviews than Box that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "401k match" was the most mentioned Con at Box.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Dropbox.
Pros
Pros
"Great culture"(in 51 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 48 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 49 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"401k match"(in 40 reviews)
"No 401k match"(in 30 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 34 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review
"awesome company"Feb 25, 2021

Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer

I have been working at Box full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

awesome company to work for.

Cons

none that I can think if

"Great employer"Feb 27, 2021

Former Employee - Product Manager

I worked at Dropbox full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great culture, learned a ton about craft in my job, great perks

Cons

Unclear business outlook, constantly shifting top down strategies and leadership

Job Postings

Box has 300 more recently posted open jobs than Dropbox.