Compare Google vs Airbnb BETA

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

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Airbnb

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 14272 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 416 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
95%
95%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Airbnb Ceo Brian Chesky
85%
85%Brian Chesky
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Airbnb employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
60%

Salaries

Google has 41,697 more total submitted salaries than Airbnb.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer18459 Salaries
$138,000/yr
Program Manager857 Salaries
$149,483/yr
Data Scientist213 Salaries
$144,398/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer612 Salaries
$188,001/yr
Product Manager28 Salaries
$174,216/yr
Data Scientist118 Salaries
$175,216/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Great culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Airbnb.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Airbnb.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 879 reviews)
"Great people"(in 594 reviews)
Pros
"Great culture"(in 76 reviews)
"Free food"(in 62 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 430 reviews)
"Large company"(in 254 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 70 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 37 reviews)
Featured Review
"good"Feb 28, 2021

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryCurrent - Student

I have been working at Google

Pros

good for working and it is progressive

Cons

toxic or environment bad not

Former Employee - Team Lead

I worked at Airbnb full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Lots of opportunities for growth, fun work environment, wonderful co-workers, employee resources groups and volunteer activities, great benefits, stocks, etc

Cons

Convoluted processes, everyone laid off

Job Postings

Google has 1,843 more recently posted open jobs than Airbnb.