Compare Google vs Riot Games BETA

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

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Riot Games

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 16299 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 636 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
95%
95%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Riot Games Ceo Nicolo  Laurent
75%
75%Nicolo Laurent
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Riot Games employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
76%

Salaries

Google has 45,223 more total submitted salaries than Riot Games.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer19031 Salaries
$150,000/yr
Program Manager906 Salaries
$144,619/yr
Interaction Designer397 Salaries
$147,740/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer97 Salaries
$136,968/yr
Product Manager27 Salaries
$131,465/yr
Concept Artist31 Salaries
$106,178/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Gamers" was the most mentioned Pro at Riot Games.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Riot Games.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 879 reviews)
"Great people"(in 594 reviews)
Pros
"Gamers"(in 81 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 69 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 430 reviews)
"Large company"(in 254 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 66 reviews)
"Rioters"(in 62 reviews)
Featured Review
"google"May 17, 2021

Current Employee - Software Development Engineer (SDE)

I have been working at Google full-time

Pros

best work culture and life becomes a bit easy

Cons

nope no cons for google

Former Employee - Art Director

I worked at Riot Games full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Knowledge sharing at its best. You will learn and teach on every team.

Cons

Location. At least it's not for me.

Job Postings

Google has 2,319 more recently posted open jobs than Riot Games.