Compare Google vs Nest BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Nest scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 23742 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 181 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
93%
93%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
Nest Ceo Marwan Fawaz
94%
94%Marwan Fawaz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Nest employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
70%

Salaries

Google has 59,445 more total submitted salaries than Nest.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer21379 Salaries
$150,000/yr
Program Manager1112 Salaries
$150,000/yr
Intern384 Salaries
$30/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer26 Salaries
$142,873/yr
Technical Program Manager3 Salaries
$154,536/yr
Intern9 Salaries
$8,318/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Nest" was the most mentioned Pro at Nest.
  • "Large company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Nest" was the most mentioned Con at Nest.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 790 reviews)
"Great place"(in 652 reviews)
Pros
"Nest"(in 29 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Large company"(in 337 reviews)
"Much work"(in 160 reviews)
Cons
"Nest"(in 23 reviews)
"Consumer"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"May 19, 2022

Current Employee - Marketing Manager

I have been working at Google part-time

Pros

Benefits / Salary are the best part

Cons

Work life balance can be awry

Former Employee - Security Officer

I worked at Nest full-time for less than a year

Pros

Good management,good work life balance

Cons

don't have anything to share

Job Postings

Google has 6,127 more recently posted open jobs than Nest.
Recent Jobs
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