Compare Qualcomm vs Apple BETA

See how working at Qualcomm vs. Apple 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 Qualcomm vs. Apple. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Qualcomm

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Apple

Employee Ratings

  • Qualcomm scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Apple scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, 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)
4.1
(based on 6457 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 21090 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.7
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Qualcomm employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
3.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.3
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Qualcomm employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Qualcomm Ceo Steve Mollenkopf
93%
93%Steve Mollenkopf
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
95%
95%Tim Cook
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Positive Business Outlook
80%

Salaries

Qualcomm has 18,249 more total submitted salaries than Apple.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Qualcomm.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • Apple had 335 more reviews than Qualcomm that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 534 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 380 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1774 reviews)
"Great people"(in 828 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 635 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 224 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 559 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 346 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"May 16, 2021

Former Employee - Senior Finance Analyst

I worked at Qualcomm full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great company with great benefits

Cons

They could do with a more inclusive diversity. The company has too many employees from India and very very very few black and latinx employees

"Great"May 16, 2021

Current Employee - Mac Specialist (Apple Store)

I have been working at Apple part-time

Pros

Good experience for working in IT

Cons

Not really any cons in this job

Job Postings

Apple has 1,224 more recently posted open jobs than Qualcomm.