Compare Square vs Instacart BETA

See how working at Square vs. Instacart 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 Square vs. Instacart. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Square

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Instacart

Employee Ratings

  • Square scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 782 reviews)
Square employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 797 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Square employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Square employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Square employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Square employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Square Ceo Jack Dorsey
93%
93%Jack Dorsey
Square employees rated their CEO Approval 31% higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Instacart Ceo Fidji Simo
62%
62%Fidji Simo
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Square employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Square employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Instacart has 3,753 more total submitted salaries than Square.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer359 Salaries
$154,406/yr
Product Analyst15 Salaries
$150,717/yr
Customer Success Advocate52 Salaries
$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer26 Salaries
$183,009/yr
In Store Shopper236 Salaries
$13/hr
Customer Service Representative22 Salaries
$17/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Square.
  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Instacart.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Square.
  • "Batches" was the most mentioned Con at Instacart.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 55 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 36 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 223 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 208 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
"Batches"(in 203 reviews)
"Wear and tear"(in 88 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Human Resources

I have been working at Square full-time

Pros

Cares about employees Preserves the tight knit feel of a company for being a larger publicly traded company, that is rare to come by

Cons

Growing pains of a start up for some of the newer divisions/acquired companies

"Great"Oct 18, 2021

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryCurrent - Computer Programming

I have been working at Instacart

Pros

Food is pretty nice and cheap

Cons

No food is going to be given for free

Job Postings

Instacart has 6,258 more recently posted open jobs than Square.