Compare PlayStation vs Naughty Dog BETA

See how working at PlayStation vs. Naughty Dog 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 PlayStation vs. Naughty Dog. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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PlayStation

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Naughty Dog

Employee Ratings

  • PlayStation scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and CEO Approval.
  • Naughty Dog scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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)
4.0
(based on 882 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.6
(based on 63 reviews)
Naughty Dog employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
4.7
Naughty Dog employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.3 higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
PlayStation employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Naughty Dog employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.2
Naughty Dog employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.3
Naughty Dog employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PlayStation Ceo Jim Ryan
93%
93%Jim Ryan
PlayStation employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Naughty Dog employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Naughty Dog Ceo Evan Wells
82%
82%Evan Wells
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
82%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
78%
Positive Business Outlook
93%
Naughty Dog employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PlayStation has 1,604 more total submitted salaries than Naughty Dog.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at PlayStation.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Naughty Dog.
  • "Senior management" was the most mentioned Con at PlayStation.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Naughty Dog.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 74 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 57 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 7 reviews)
"Talented people"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Senior management"(in 27 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 6 reviews)
"Crunch hours"(in 5 reviews)
Featured Review

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I have been working at PlayStation for less than a year

Pros

Worked with some great people in Asia, UK and Americas all remotely. Given responsibility and exposure immediately. A global company.

Cons

As a contractor, I was not invited to company wide meetings. Difficult to know what is happening with the company.

Current Employee - Senior Programmer

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

Pros

great to work there and learned a lot

Cons

not enough time off between huge gaming titles

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