Compare Industrial Light & Magic vs Method Studios BETA

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

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Method Studios

Employee Ratings

  • Industrial Light & Magic scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Method Studios scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 154 reviews)
Industrial Light & Magic employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Method Studios employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 128 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Industrial Light & Magic employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Method Studios employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Industrial Light & Magic Ceo Lynwen Brennan
93%
93%Lynwen Brennan
Industrial Light & Magic employees rated their CEO Approval 29% higher than Method Studios employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Method Studios Ceo Ed Ulbrich
64%
64%Ed Ulbrich
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Method Studios employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Industrial Light & Magic employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Method Studios employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Industrial Light & Magic has 205 more total submitted salaries than Method Studios.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Production Coordinator10 Salaries
$25/hr
Production Assistant9 Salaries
$18/hr
Creature Technical Director13 Salaries
$56/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Coordinator5 Salaries
$27/hr
Production Assistant4 Salaries
$43,531/yr
Senior Software Engineer1 Salaries
$126,437/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great projects" was the most mentioned Pro at Industrial Light & Magic.
  • "Nice people" was the most mentioned Pro at Method Studios.
  • Method Studios had 3 more reviews than Industrial Light & Magic that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great projects"(in 14 reviews)
"Great people"(in 9 reviews)
Pros
"Nice people"(in 16 reviews)
"Good people"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
"San francisco"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 11 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Concept Artist

I have been working at Industrial Light & Magic full-time for more than a year

Pros

It's is very fun of a job

Cons

its too much of a hassle

Former Freelancer - Senior CG Generalist

I worked at Method Studios

Pros

great team to work with.

Cons

got bought out from Framestore

Job Postings

Industrial Light & Magic has 135 more recently posted open jobs than Method Studios.