Compare Industrial Light & Magic vs Imageworks BETA

See how working at Industrial Light & Magic vs. Imageworks 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 Industrial Light & Magic vs. Imageworks. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Industrial Light & Magic

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Imageworks

Employee Ratings

  • Imageworks 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)
3.3
(based on 127 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 161 reviews)
Imageworks employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.7
Imageworks employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.0 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Imageworks employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.6
Work-life balance
3.6
Imageworks employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.8
Imageworks employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.6
Imageworks employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Industrial Light & Magic Ceo Lynwen Brennan
68%
68%Lynwen Brennan
CEO Approval
Imageworks Ceo Robert M. Osher
89%
89%Robert M. Osher
Imageworks employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
49%
% Recommend to a friend
92%
Imageworks employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 43% higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
31%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Imageworks employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 50% higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Industrial Light & Magic has 89 more total submitted salaries than Imageworks.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Creature Technical Director39 Salaries
$58/hr
Compositor27 Salaries
$60/hr
Production Coordinator9 Salaries
$24/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Technical Director59 Salaries
$69/hr
Senior Compositor11 Salaries
$67/hr
Production Coordinator7 Salaries
$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • Imageworks had 7 more reviews than Industrial Light & Magic that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Industrial Light & Magic.
  • "Vancouver" was the most mentioned Con at Imageworks.
Pros
Pros
"Great projects"(in 14 reviews)
"Great people"(in 9 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 16 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
"San francisco"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Vancouver"(in 26 reviews)
"Animation"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review
"It's great!"Dec 4, 2020

Current Employee - Senior FX Technical Director

I have been working at Industrial Light & Magic full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Everyone you work with is great

Cons

Wish the physical campus was open!

"The good"Jul 16, 2020

Former Intern - Sharecropper

I worked at Imageworks for less than a year

Pros

Fun times with the crew

Cons

Not a star yet but working on it

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