Compare Palantir Technologies vs Dropbox BETA

See how working at Palantir Technologies vs. Dropbox 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 Palantir Technologies vs. Dropbox. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Palantir Technologies

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Dropbox

Employee Ratings

  • Palantir Technologies scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Dropbox scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 363 reviews)
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 595 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.9
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.2
Dropbox employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Palantir Technologies employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Palantir Technologies Ceo Alex Karp
86%
86%Alex Karp
Palantir Technologies employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Dropbox Ceo Drew Houston
73%
73%Drew Houston
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Palantir Technologies employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Palantir Technologies employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than Dropbox employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Dropbox salaries averaged $17,434 higher than Palantir Technologies.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer153 Salaries
$135,254/yr
Product Designer18 Salaries
$132,538/yr
Embedded Analyst26 Salaries
$120,832/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer375 Salaries
$137,483/yr
Product Designer26 Salaries
$154,975/yr
Data Scientist9 Salaries
$148,469/yr

What Employees Say

  • Dropbox had 4 more reviews than Palantir Technologies that mentioned "Smart people" as a Pro.
  • Palantir Technologies had 50 more reviews than Dropbox that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Dropbox had 11 more reviews than Palantir Technologies that mentioned "Growing pains" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Smart people"(in 35 reviews)
"Silicon valley"(in 18 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 49 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 70 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 23 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 34 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great 👍"Mar 2, 2021

Current Employee - Forward Deployed Engineer

I have been working at Palantir Technologies full-time

Pros

Phenomenal people working on important problems

Cons

You need to enjoy working with little structure or obvious career ladder.

"Great employer"Feb 27, 2021

Former Employee - Product Manager

I worked at Dropbox full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great culture, learned a ton about craft in my job, great perks

Cons

Unclear business outlook, constantly shifting top down strategies and leadership

Job Postings

Dropbox has 86 more recently posted open jobs than Palantir Technologies.