Compare Sony Music Entertainment vs Spotify BETA

See how working at Sony Music Entertainment vs. Spotify 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 Sony Music Entertainment vs. Spotify. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Sony Music Entertainment

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Spotify

Employee Ratings

  • Spotify 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)
4.0
(based on 587 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 601 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.8
Spotify employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Sony Music Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Spotify employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Sony Music Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
4.4
Spotify employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Sony Music Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Senior Management
3.8
Spotify employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Sony Music Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.3
Spotify employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Sony Music Entertainment employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Sony Music Entertainment Ceo Rob Stringer
93%
93%Rob Stringer
CEO Approval
Spotify Ceo Daniel Ek
95%
95%Daniel Ek
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Spotify employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Sony Music Entertainment employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Spotify employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Sony Music Entertainment employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Spotify has 231 more total submitted salaries than Sony Music Entertainment.
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What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Sony Music Entertainment.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Spotify.
  • "Room for growth" was the most mentioned Con at Sony Music Entertainment.
  • "Stockholm" was the most mentioned Con at Spotify.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 54 reviews)
"Great people"(in 41 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 65 reviews)
"Free food"(in 43 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Room for growth"(in 18 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
"Stockholm"(in 21 reviews)
"Growing pains"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome Job"Jun 2, 2021

Current Employee - Executive Assistant

I have been working at Sony Music Entertainment full-time

Pros

Great people Advancement Opportunities Work life Balance

Cons

None that I can think of!

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Culture, benefits, diversity and inclusion, great work life balance

Cons

There are no significant cons to list

Job Postings

Spotify has 65 more recently posted open jobs than Sony Music Entertainment.