Compare Electronic Arts vs Riot Games BETA

See how working at Electronic Arts vs. Riot Games 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 Electronic Arts vs. Riot Games. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Electronic Arts

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Riot Games

Employee Ratings

  • Electronic Arts scored higher in 4 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Riot Games scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 2371 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 644 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Riot Games employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Electronic Arts employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Electronic Arts Ceo Andrew Wilson
91%
91%Andrew Wilson
Electronic Arts employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Riot Games Ceo Nicolo  Laurent
77%
77%Nicolo Laurent
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Electronic Arts employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
72%
Positive Business Outlook
79%
Riot Games employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Electronic Arts employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Riot Games salaries averaged $26,723 higher than Electronic Arts.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer556 Salaries
$141,456/yr
Product Manager35 Salaries
$116,305/yr
Development Manager29 Salaries
$83,700/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer102 Salaries
$143,162/yr
Product Manager28 Salaries
$130,343/yr
Senior Development Manager22 Salaries
$148,124/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Electronic Arts.
  • "Gamers" was the most mentioned Pro at Riot Games.
  • Electronic Arts had 28 more reviews than Riot Games that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 186 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 147 reviews)
Pros
"Gamers"(in 81 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 69 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 96 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 94 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 66 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 62 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Culture!"Jul 29, 2021

Current Contractor - User Experience Researcher

I have been working at Electronic Arts

Pros

Team, diversity, culture, learning environment, etc...

Cons

no benefits as contractor but the compensation covers this

"Amazing studio"Jul 9, 2021

Current Contractor - Associate Concept Artist

I have been working at Riot Games for less than a year

Pros

Great teammates and projects. I loved being there.

Cons

I can't think of anything. It's a great place to be.

Job Postings

Electronic Arts has 539 more recently posted open jobs than Riot Games.