Compare Marvel Entertainment vs Dark Horse Comics BETA

See how working at Marvel Entertainment vs. Dark Horse Comics 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 Marvel Entertainment vs. Dark Horse Comics. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
Marvel Entertainment company icon

Marvel Entertainment

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Dark Horse Comics

Employee Ratings

  • Marvel Entertainment scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Dark Horse Comics scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 82 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 17 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.2
Dark Horse Comics employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Marvel Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Marvel Entertainment employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Dark Horse Comics employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
4.1
Dark Horse Comics employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Marvel Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.4
Dark Horse Comics employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Marvel Entertainment employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marvel Entertainment Ceo 	Isaac "Ike" Perlmutter
21%
21% Isaac "Ike" Perlmutter
CEO Approval
Dark Horse Comics Ceo Mike Richardson
72%
72%Mike Richardson
Dark Horse Comics employees rated their CEO Approval 51% higher than Marvel Entertainment employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
42%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Dark Horse Comics employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 30% higher than Marvel Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Marvel Entertainment employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Dark Horse Comics employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

Marvel Entertainment has 116 more total submitted salaries than Dark Horse Comics.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Editor8 Salaries
$33,987/yr
Lead Solution Architect2 Salaries
$153,705/yr
Assistant Manager3 Salaries
$42,696/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Graphic Designer3 Salaries
$18/hr
Web Developer5 Salaries
$51,792/yr
Manager1 Salaries
$22/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Marvel Entertainment.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Marvel Entertainment.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 8 reviews)
"Great people"(in 7 reviews)
There aren't enough reviews matching this company to generate pros and cons.
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 9 reviews)
"Comic"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"Marvel was great"Jul 23, 2020

Former Intern - New Media Sales

I worked at Marvel Entertainment

Pros

Being a part of the Marvel team was the dream internship.

Cons

As an intern at such a large brand, at many times the work did not seem to be of the highest importance.

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Dark Horse Comics full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

-Talent in every department -People who love what they do -Connect with artists -Immediate excellent and affordable benefits

Cons

-Downtown Milwaukie parking -Not a lot of engagement outside of your department

Advice to Management

-More engagement needed to boost morale

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