Compare Sony vs PlayStation

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Sony company icon

Sony

Consumer Product Manufacturing

Sony

Consumer Product Manufacturing
PlayStation company icon

PlayStation

Video Game Publishing

PlayStation

Video Game Publishing

Salaries

Software Engineer
70 Salaries
$109,691 / yr total
70 Salaries
Director
26 Salaries
$182,773 / yr total
26 Salaries
Intern
26 Salaries
$18 / hr total
26 Salaries
Senior Software Engineer
145 Salaries
$164,994 / yr total
145 Salaries
Senior Manager
20 Salaries
$182,023 / yr total
20 Salaries
Intern - Hourly
17 Salaries
$34 / hr total
17 Salaries

Employee Ratings

Sony scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Culture & Values, Senior Management, Career Opportunities, CEO Approval and Recommend to a friend.
PlayStation scored higher in 2 areas: Diversity & Inclusion and Positive Business Outlook.
Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall rating
4.1
Based on 2700 reviews
4.1
Based on 2700 reviews
4.0
Culture & Values
Higher rating
4.0
Higher
Culture & Values
3.9
Diversity & Inclusion
3.9
Diversity & Inclusion
3.8
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Higher rating
3.7
Higher
Senior Management
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Career Opportunities
Higher rating
3.6
Higher
Career Opportunities
Employee sentiment
Sony Ceo Kenichiro Yoshida
87%CEO Approval
Kenichiro Yoshida
Sony Ceo Kenichiro Yoshida
87%CEO Approval
Kenichiro Yoshida
80%
80%Recommend to a friend
Sony employees rated their Recommend to a friend 1% higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.
80%
80%Recommend to a friend
69%
69%Positive Business Outlook
69%
69%Positive Business Outlook
Overall rating
4.0
Based on 1088 reviews
4.0
Based on 1088 reviews
3.9
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
4.0
Diversity & Inclusion
Higher rating
4.0
Higher
Diversity & Inclusion
3.8
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
Employee sentiment
PlayStation Ceo Jim Ryan
81%CEO Approval
Jim Ryan
PlayStation Ceo Jim Ryan
81%CEO Approval
Jim Ryan
79%
79%Recommend to a friend
79%
79%Recommend to a friend
71%
71%Positive Business Outlook
PlayStation employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 2% higher than Sony employees rated theirs.
71%
71%Positive Business Outlook

What Employees Say

Sony had 115 more reviews than PlayStation that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro. Sony had 7 more reviews than PlayStation that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Trending keywords
Trending keywords
Pros
"Work environment"in 181 reviews
Cons
"Work life balance"in 40 reviews
"Long hours"in 56 reviews
Trending keywords
Pros
"Work life balance"in 91 reviews
"Work environment"in 66 reviews
Cons
"Work life balance"in 33 reviews
"Upper management"in 22 reviews
Featured Review
Featured Review
5.0
Jan 25, 2023

Current Contractor - Character Artist

Pros

People are 10/10 Work culture 9/10

Cons

Being that I am not senior I am working on a less attractive project however the team is great.

Featured Review
5.0
Jan 20, 2023

Current Employee - Senior Animator

Pros

Everything is pretty great here

Cons

Nothing that I can say currently

Job Openings

Sony has 449 more recently posted open jobs than PlayStation.

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