Compare Google vs Yandex BETA

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

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Yandex

Employee Ratings

  • Google scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 17004 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 865 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Career Opportunities
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
Google employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Yandex employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Google employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Yandex employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
95%
95%Sundar Pichai
CEO Approval
Yandex Ceo Arkady Volozh
94%
94%Arkady Volozh
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
91%
Google employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Yandex employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Google employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Yandex employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
68%

Salaries

Google has 47,632 more total submitted salaries than Yandex.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer19251 Salaries
$140,000/yr
Program Manager930 Salaries
$145,972/yr
Interaction Designer396 Salaries
$149,122/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer3 Salaries
$140,272/yr
Product Manager2 Salaries
$108,893/yr
Product Designer1 Salaries
$50,411/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at Google.
  • "Interesting tasks" was the most mentioned Pro at Yandex.
  • "Big company" was the most mentioned Con at Google.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at Yandex.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 879 reviews)
"Great people"(in 594 reviews)
Pros
"Interesting tasks"(in 55 reviews)
"Interesting projects"(in 43 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Big company"(in 430 reviews)
"Large company"(in 254 reviews)
Cons
"Low salary"(in 48 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 45 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Jun 24, 2021

Current Employee - Chief Financial Officer

I have been working at Google full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Yes all of the pros work here

Cons

None is fine for me thanks

Advice to Management

Just google it bro

Current Employee - Analyst

I have been working at Yandex full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

high technology, best work culture

Cons

had work-life balance, high competition

Job Postings

Google has 1,734 more recently posted open jobs than Yandex.