Compare Rubicon Project vs AppNexus BETA

See how working at Rubicon Project vs. AppNexus 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 Rubicon Project vs. AppNexus. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Rubicon Project

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AppNexus

Employee Ratings

  • AppNexus 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)
3.6
(based on 161 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 267 reviews)
AppNexus employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.9
AppNexus employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.5
AppNexus employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.3
AppNexus employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Rubicon Project Ceo Michael Barrett
83%
83%Michael Barrett
CEO Approval
AppNexus Ceo Brian OKelley
95%
95%Brian OKelley
AppNexus employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
AppNexus employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
76%
AppNexus employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.

Salaries

AppNexus has 198 more total submitted salaries than Rubicon Project.
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$77,141/yr
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$82,057/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Free lunch" was the most mentioned Pro at Rubicon Project.
  • "Smart people" was the most mentioned Pro at AppNexus.
  • "Top heavy" was the most mentioned Con at Rubicon Project.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at AppNexus.
Pros
Pros
"Free lunch"(in 32 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 19 reviews)
Pros
"Smart people"(in 26 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 21 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Top heavy"(in 12 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 16 reviews)
"Reorgs"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Director

I have been working at Rubicon Project full-time for more than a year

Pros

- People. Smart but level headed. - Great benefits - Same team thought that guides all decisions. - Management is very transparent

Cons

- Some teams move faster than others and don't have much of a work/life balance

Former Intern - High School Intern

I worked at AppNexus for less than a year

Pros

Great internship for a rising senior

Cons

Not many to be honest. Pay could be better, it was $11/hr before taxes and after taxes it was like $8/hr

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