Compare Paylocity vs Q2 Software BETA

See how working at Paylocity vs. Q2 Software 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 Paylocity vs. Q2 Software. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Paylocity

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Q2 Software

Employee Ratings

  • Paylocity 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)
4.3
(based on 1261 reviews)
Paylocity employees rated their Overall Rating 1.1 higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 173 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Paylocity employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Paylocity employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Paylocity employees rated their Work-life balance 1.2 higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Paylocity employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Paylocity employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Paylocity Ceo Steve Beauchamp
94%
94%Steve Beauchamp
Paylocity employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Q2 Software Ceo Matt Flake
72%
72%Matt Flake
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Paylocity employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Paylocity employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Q2 Software employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
59%

Salaries

Paylocity has 881 more total submitted salaries than Q2 Software.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer40 Salaries
$117,159/yr
Implementation Manager10 Salaries
$71,916/yr
Senior District Manager16 Salaries
$66,261/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Implementation Engineer22 Salaries
$78,365/yr
Project Manager11 Salaries
$91,410/yr
Manager3 Salaries
$92,474/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Paylocity.
  • "Q2" was the most mentioned Pro at Q2 Software.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Paylocity.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Q2 Software.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 168 reviews)
"Work from home"(in 81 reviews)
Pros
"Q2"(in 33 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 61 reviews)
"Account manager"(in 32 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 13 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Human Resources Consultant

I have been working at Paylocity full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

management is awesome in my current role, flexibility with schedule, enjoy working with the people at the company, great benefits, everyone is helpful!

Cons

workload can be overwhelming at times

Former Intern - IOC Analyst II

I worked at Q2 Software for less than a year

Pros

Good management, Interesting work, Space for Development

Cons

Nothing to mention about cons because the company does a really great job

Job Postings

Paylocity has 26 more recently posted open jobs than Q2 Software.