Compare IBM vs Cerner BETA

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

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Cerner

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 68344 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 6662 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Cerner employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
IBM employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Cerner employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
86%
86%Arvind Krishna
IBM employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Cerner employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Cerner Ceo Brent Shafer
75%
75%Brent Shafer
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
IBM employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Cerner employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Positive Business Outlook
59%

Salaries

IBM has 58,841 more total submitted salaries than Cerner.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer2213 Salaries
$107,019/yr
Senior Consultant2805 Salaries
$105,000/yr
IT Specialist998 Salaries
$90,639/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer2202 Salaries
$72,000/yr
Associate Consultant259 Salaries
$52,018/yr
Systems Engineer540 Salaries
$62,446/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Cerner.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Cerner.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 530 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 362 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 354 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 193 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Infrastructure Specialist

I have been working at IBM full-time

Pros

Good work life balance for employees

Cons

Nothing as such internal project movement should be easier

"Good time"Jul 30, 2021

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Cerner full-time

Pros

Great teammates and work environment.

Cons

Pay is very less and no bonuses or negligible increments.

Job Postings

IBM has 15,440 more recently posted open jobs than Cerner.