Compare SYKES vs 51Talk BETA

See how 51Talk vs. SYKES compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 3307 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 1257 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
SYKES Ceo Chuck Sykes
62%
62%Chuck Sykes
CEO Approval
51Talk Ceo Jack Jiajia Huang
53%
53%Jack Jiajia Huang
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
47%
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Manager16 Salaries
$28,851/yr
Trainer9 Salaries
$12/hr
Site Director6 Salaries
$112,931/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Teach children English1 Salaries
$15/hr
ESL Teacher Trainer1 Salaries
$56,722/yr
Home-based Online English Teacher14 Salaries
$18/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Work from home"(in 571 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 98 reviews)
Pros
"Work from home"(in 120 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 63 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Customer service"(in 79 reviews)
"Call center"(in 73 reviews)
Cons
"Penalties"(in 225 reviews)
"Absent"(in 97 reviews)
Featured Review
"Easy"Oct 20, 2019

Current Employee - Agent

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

Pros

Good hours, easy if you’re self motivated

Cons

No sell motivation will get you no where

Advice to Management

Nothing

Current Employee - English Teacher

I have been working at 51Talk part-time for more than a year

Pros

Flexibility and staff support. Lesson plans provided. Fun environment.

Cons

Monetary penalties if you miss a class even for an emergency, without 2 hours notice.

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