Compare Rubicon Project vs PubMatic BETA

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

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PubMatic

Employee Ratings

  • PubMatic 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)
4.5
(based on 314 reviews)
PubMatic employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
4.4
PubMatic employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.1 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
PubMatic employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
4.5
PubMatic employees rated their Senior Management 1.5 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.6
PubMatic employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Rubicon Project Ceo Michael Barrett
83%
83%Michael Barrett
CEO Approval
PubMatic Ceo Rajeev Goel
95%
95%Rajeev Goel
PubMatic 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
92%
PubMatic employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
88%
PubMatic employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 37% higher than Rubicon Project employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Rubicon Project has 139 more total submitted salaries than PubMatic.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer18 Salaries
$119,165/yr
Account Manager12 Salaries
$77,141/yr
Senior Manager4 Salaries
$96,122/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Solutions Engineer5 Salaries
$125,121/yr
Account Executive8 Salaries
$104,018/yr
Director2 Salaries
$119,121/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free lunch" was the most mentioned Pro at Rubicon Project.
  • "Work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at PubMatic.
  • "Top heavy" was the most mentioned Con at Rubicon Project.
  • "Hire and fire" was the most mentioned Con at PubMatic.
Pros
Pros
"Free lunch"(in 32 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 19 reviews)
Pros
"Work culture"(in 22 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 21 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Top heavy"(in 12 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
"Hire and fire"(in 22 reviews)
"Fire policy"(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

Current Employee - Vice President

I have been working at PubMatic full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

- Stronger and stronger monetization for its publisher customers year after year - Extraordinarily diverse culture across all job roles - Went to great lengths to protect employees during pandemic,... provides new remote working benefits, and continues to aggressively hire while others are cutting back - Truly committed to the success of its publisher and advertiser customers - Great in-office environment with numerous benefits, such as many employee centric events to build connections across teams

Cons

- Remote working makes building connections and "work friends" tougher for new hires, but company is working to find ways to make everyone a part of the "family"

Job Postings

PubMatic has 40 more recently posted open jobs than Rubicon Project.