Compare Box vs Square BETA

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

Box

Square company icon

Square

Employee Ratings

  • Box scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Square scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 659 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 711 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.1
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 0.6 higher than Square employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.7
Box employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Square employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Box Ceo Aaron Levie
96%
96%Aaron Levie
CEO Approval
Square Ceo Jack Dorsey
94%
94%Jack Dorsey
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Box employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Square employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Square employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Box employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Box has 103 more total submitted salaries than Square.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer279 Salaries
$170,087/yr
Customer Success Manager24 Salaries
$91,495/yr
Account Executive49 Salaries
$80,716/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer346 Salaries
$152,625/yr
Customer Support Representative88 Salaries
$50,374/yr
Account Executive38 Salaries
$59,748/yr

What Employees Say

  • Square had 7 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 Square.
Pros
Pros
"Great culture"(in 51 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 48 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 55 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"401k match"(in 40 reviews)
"No 401k match"(in 30 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Box full-time

Pros

Company culture is taken very seriously and it shows. I enjoy working with my coworkers as well as have s support system in my management

Cons

Doesn’t match 401k but that’s the biggest one I can think of

Current Employee - Software Engineer

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

Pros

flexible hours, lots of vacation

Cons

hard focus on moving into leadership even if that's not your personal interest

Job Postings

Square has 24 more recently posted open jobs than Box.