Compare Cisco Systems vs Google BETA

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

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Google

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 18994 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 13297 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
4.1
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
92%
92%Chuck Robbins
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
94%
94%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 916 more total submitted salaries than Google.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer4537 Salaries
$120,035/yr
Product Manager959 Salaries
$173,192/yr
Customer Support Engineer1123 Salaries
$110,187/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer12687 Salaries
$140,000/yr
Program Manager574 Salaries
$144,004/yr
Account Manager242 Salaries
$95,487/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • Cisco Systems had 40 more reviews than Google that mentioned "Big company" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1351 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1270 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 865 reviews)
"Great people"(in 574 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 569 reviews)
"Big company"(in 456 reviews)
Cons
"Big company"(in 416 reviews)
"Large company"(in 246 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Jan 22, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Business Development Manager

I worked at Cisco Systems full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

the people the benefits the culture

Cons

career development opportunities can be limited

Advice to Management

keep up the good work

"Good"Jan 23, 2021

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryCurrent - Project Coordinator

I have been working at Google

Pros

Work Atmosphere is very good

Cons

Hard work required to grow in the company

Job Postings

Google has 1,657 more recently posted open jobs than Cisco Systems.