Compare CNN vs FOX News BETA

See how working at CNN vs. FOX News 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 CNN vs. FOX News. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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CNN

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FOX News

Employee Ratings

  • CNN scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • FOX News scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management 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)
3.9
(based on 578 reviews)
CNN employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than FOX News employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 305 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
CNN Ceo Jeff Zucker
87%
87%Jeff Zucker
CNN employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than FOX News employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
FOX News Ceo  Suzanne Scott
69%
69% Suzanne Scott
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
CNN employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than FOX News employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
64%
FOX News employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than CNN employees rated theirs.

Salaries

CNN has 525 more total submitted salaries than FOX News.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Producer108 Salaries
$62,262/yr
Intern75 Salaries
$10/hr
Programmer Analyst94 Salaries
$52,496/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate Producer69 Salaries
$66,625/yr
College Associate51 Salaries
$12/hr
Software Developer5 Salaries
$111,421/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at CNN.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at FOX News.
  • CNN had 17 more reviews than FOX News that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 53 reviews)
"Great place"(in 26 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 20 reviews)
"Great people"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 19 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review
"Interviews"May 5, 2021

Current Intern - Finance News Intern

I have been working at CNN

Pros

It’s okay to be able work

Cons

Not bad for a summer internship

"Booking"Apr 20, 2021

Former Employee - Guest Greeter

I worked at FOX News full-time

Pros

Best people! Loved the energy!

Cons

Low salary and funky schedules.

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