Compare Lucasfilm vs Academy of Art University BETA

See how working at Lucasfilm vs. Academy of Art University 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 Lucasfilm vs. Academy of Art University. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Lucasfilm

Employee Ratings

  • Lucasfilm 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)
3.5
(based on 191 reviews)
Lucasfilm employees rated their Overall Rating 1.1 higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.4
(based on 513 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Lucasfilm employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Lucasfilm employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Lucasfilm employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Lucasfilm employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Lucasfilm employees rated their Culture & Values 1.4 higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lucasfilm Ceo Kathleen Kennedy
93%
93%Kathleen Kennedy
Lucasfilm employees rated their CEO Approval 78% higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Academy of Art University Ceo Elisa Stephens
15%
15%Elisa Stephens
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Lucasfilm employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 28% higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
40%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Lucasfilm employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Academy of Art University employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
27%

Salaries

Academy of Art University has 398 more total submitted salaries than Lucasfilm.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Executive Assistant4 Salaries
$59,465/yr
Producer9 Salaries
$105,529/yr
Manager3 Salaries
$122,410/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Administrative Assistant19 Salaries
$41,508/yr
Instructional Designer11 Salaries
$71,459/yr
Manager4 Salaries
$69,954/yr

What Employees Say

  • Academy of Art University had 9 more reviews than Lucasfilm that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • Academy of Art University had 28 more reviews than Lucasfilm that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Star wars"(in 18 reviews)
"Great people"(in 13 reviews)
Pros
"San francisco"(in 24 reviews)
"Great people"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 40 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 27 reviews)
Featured Review
"Best Culture"Oct 23, 2019

Current Employee - Production Assistant

I have been working at Lucasfilm full-time for less than a year

Pros

Everyone at animation is incredible, such a family atmosphere that you wouldn't expect at a large studio.

Cons

Pay isn't the best for the living in San Francisco

Former Intern - PR Officer

I worked at Academy of Art University

Pros

Interesting people, fun, and creative work

Cons

Interesting people, confusing organization, and random work load

Job Postings

Both Lucasfilm and Academy of Art University have 6 of recently posted open jobs.