Compare IBM vs Siemens BETA

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

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Siemens

Employee Ratings

  • Siemens scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 51791 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 8454 reviews)
Siemens employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Siemens employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.4
Siemens employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IBM Ceo Arvind Krishna
69%
69%Arvind Krishna
CEO Approval
Siemens Ceo Joe Kaeser
87%
87%Joe Kaeser
Siemens employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Siemens employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Siemens employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than IBM employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IBM has 51,052 more total submitted salaries than Siemens.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Computer Programmer1792 Salaries
$77,987/yr
IT Specialist838 Salaries
$85,195/yr
Project Manager718 Salaries
$100,342/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer243 Salaries
$86,954/yr
Systems Engineer51 Salaries
$80,703/yr
Project Manager133 Salaries
$98,999/yr

What Employees Say

  • IBM had 1,785 more reviews than Siemens that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "No cons" was the most mentioned Con at IBM.
  • "German" was the most mentioned Con at Siemens.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible working hours"(in 2349 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 2344 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 559 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 289 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"No cons"(in 758 reviews)
"Low salary"(in 672 reviews)
Cons
"German"(in 167 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 124 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Research Intern

I worked at IBM

Pros

Great learning experience, really structured intern program

Cons

The recruiting process was a little confusing.

Former Contractor - Field Service Engineer

I worked at Siemens for more than 10 years

Pros

Respectable, valuable work, lots of opportunities to grow

Cons

Not many, lots of training required (which is good),

Job Postings

IBM has 2,613 more recently posted open jobs than Siemens.