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 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 553 reviews)
Square employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 436 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Square employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Square employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Square employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Square employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Square employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Square Ceo Jack Dorsey
87%
87%Jack Dorsey
Square employees rated their CEO Approval 31% higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Instacart Ceo Apoorva Mehta
56%
56%Apoorva Mehta
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Square employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Square employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Instacart has 97 more total submitted salaries than Square.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer253 Salaries
$133,751/yr
Product Analyst9 Salaries
$142,665/yr
Customer Support Representative23 Salaries
$54,562/yr
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Shift Lead31 Salaries
$17/hr
Shopper37 Salaries
$13/hr
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$16/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.
  • "Shoppers" was the most mentioned Con at Instacart.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 52 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 32 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 194 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 184 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
"Shoppers"(in 322 reviews)
"Batches"(in 149 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Operations Specialist

I have been working at Square

Pros

Has a really great work culture!

Cons

Could not think of any cons

"excellent!!"Sep 19, 2020

Current Freelancer - Delivery Driver

I have been working at Instacart for less than a year

Pros

good pay rate, a lot of batches, flexible work time

Cons

you need a reliable internet connection

Job Postings

Instacart has 1,144 more recently posted open jobs than Square.