Compare Google vs Tesla BETA

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

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Tesla

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 24625 reviews)
Google employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 5708 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Google employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 1.4 higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Google employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Google employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
92%
92%Sundar Pichai
Google employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Tesla Ceo Elon Musk
81%
81%Elon Musk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Tesla employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
66%

Salaries

Google has 48,271 more total submitted salaries than Tesla.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer21646 Salaries
$150,000/yr
Program Manager1124 Salaries
$151,436/yr
Intern391 Salaries
$31/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer216 Salaries
$131,750/yr
Project Manager114 Salaries
$95,644/yr
Intern308 Salaries
$33/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesla.
  • "Large company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "No work life" was the most mentioned Con at Tesla.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 790 reviews)
"Great place"(in 652 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 343 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 206 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Large company"(in 337 reviews)
"Much work"(in 160 reviews)
Cons
"No work life"(in 135 reviews)
"Work hours"(in 135 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Jul 1, 2022

Current Contractor - Software Engineer

I have been working at Google for less than a year

Pros

Great work Hours and great money

Cons

hard work with boring people

Former Intern - Engineering Intern

I worked at Tesla for less than a year

Pros

They was a lot of new technologies to learn from the company, Working with the best of the best in the industry The salary and benefits were amazing Would definitely go back for a full-time gig

Cons

A bit fast paced but you get use to it soon

Job Postings

Google has 1,454 more recently posted open jobs than Tesla.
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