Compare Cisco Systems vs Mentor Graphics BETA

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

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Mentor Graphics

Employee Ratings

  • Cisco Systems scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Mentor Graphics scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 19140 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 897 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cisco Systems Ceo Chuck Robbins
92%
92%Chuck Robbins
CEO Approval
Mentor Graphics Ceo Wally Rhines
93%
93%Wally Rhines
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Mentor Graphics employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
69%
Mentor Graphics employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Cisco Systems employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Cisco Systems has 31,384 more total submitted salaries than Mentor Graphics.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer4543 Salaries
$120,000/yr
Customer Support Engineer1123 Salaries
$110,187/yr
Technical Leader1224 Salaries
$178,978/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Corporate Applications Engineer371 Salaries
$147,513/yr
Technical Marketing Engineer192 Salaries
$100,489/yr
Technical Leader75 Salaries
$160,451/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible work" was the most mentioned Pro at Cisco Systems.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Mentor Graphics.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cisco Systems.
  • "Career path" was the most mentioned Con at Mentor Graphics.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible work"(in 1351 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 1270 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 174 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 128 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 569 reviews)
"Big company"(in 456 reviews)
Cons
"Career path"(in 30 reviews)
"Career growth"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Business Development Manager

I have been working at Cisco Systems full-time

Pros

Great place to work at!

Cons

Hard to get promotions and raises in same role.

"so far so good"Dec 17, 2020

Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer

I have been working at Mentor Graphics full-time

Pros

so far so good lol

Cons

so far nothing is bad

Job Postings

Cisco Systems has 1,732 more recently posted open jobs than Mentor Graphics.