Compare Cisco Systems vs Facebook BETA

See how working at Cisco Systems vs. Facebook 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 Cisco Systems vs. Facebook. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cisco Systems

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Employee Ratings

  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Facebook scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 21646 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 2829 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
4.4
Facebook employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.7
Facebook employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Cisco Systems employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
93%
93%Chuck Robbins
Cisco Systems employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Facebook employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Facebook Ceo Mark Zuckerberg
89%
89%Mark Zuckerberg
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
87%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
82%
Facebook employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 16,958 more total submitted salaries than Facebook.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer6995 Salaries
$125,000/yr
Technical Leader1970 Salaries
$187,511/yr
Data Scientist166 Salaries
$157,228/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer9720 Salaries
$160,000/yr
Network Engineer107 Salaries
$134,837/yr
Research Scientist1483 Salaries
$170,770/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Facebook.
  • Cisco Systems had 91 more reviews than Facebook that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1364 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1287 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 399 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 344 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 578 reviews)
"Big company"(in 465 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 487 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 99 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Engineer

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

Pros

Best work life culture, people always there to help and support

Cons

Nothing yet, I feel everything good

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Facebook full-time

Pros

- Amazing onboarding experience - Wide selection of teams - Rewarding compensation - Impressive engineering tooling - Great extracurricular support

Cons

- Starting to feel less like a startup - Processes can be rigid in some situations

Job Postings

Facebook has 5,989 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.