Compare IBM vs McKinsey & Company BETA

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IBM

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McKinsey & Company

Employee Ratings

  • IBM scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • McKinsey & Company scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, 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)
4.0
(based on 73495 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 6104 reviews)
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Career Opportunities
4.4
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
IBM employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than McKinsey & Company employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
4.0
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
90%
90%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
McKinsey & Company Ceo Bob Sternfels
94%
94%Bob Sternfels
McKinsey & Company employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
89%
McKinsey & Company employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Positive Business Outlook
85%
McKinsey & Company employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 60,757 more total submitted salaries than McKinsey & Company.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Consultant2861 Salaries
$106,000/yr
Software Engineer2341 Salaries
$112,686/yr
Business Analyst448 Salaries
$93,823/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate (Management Consultant)1476 Salaries
$196,341/yr
Senior Engineer29 Salaries
$173,113/yr
Management Consultant Business Analyst1142 Salaries
$134,529/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at IBM.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at McKinsey & Company.
  • "Low salary" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at McKinsey & Company.
Pros
Pros
"Good work environment"(in 2650 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 2536 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 253 reviews)
"Great place"(in 159 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low salary"(in 786 reviews)
"Salary hike"(in 708 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 194 reviews)
"Lots of travel"(in 162 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

"Great"Nov 22, 2021

Current Employee - Junior Business Presentation Designer

I have been working at McKinsey & Company full-time for less than a year

Pros

Super helpful and they give you tons of training to really ease you into it.

Cons

Starting pay is low but the benefits are nice

Job Postings

IBM has 15,035 more recently posted open jobs than McKinsey & Company.