Compare Square vs SmartThings BETA

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

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SmartThings

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)
4.3
(based on 696 reviews)
Square employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 61 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Square employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.9 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Square employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.1
Square employees rated their Senior Management 1.5 higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Square employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than SmartThings 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 46% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
SmartThings Ceo Matt Lynch
47%
47%Matt Lynch
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Square employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 29% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
83%
Square employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 36% higher than SmartThings employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Square has 1,469 more total submitted salaries than SmartThings.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer341 Salaries
$150,612/yr
Customer Support Representative88 Salaries
$49,642/yr
Product Manager33 Salaries
$143,414/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Software Engineer14 Salaries
$124,031/yr
Call Center Manager2 Salaries
$66,247/yr
Manager, Product Management4 Salaries
$140,112/yr

What Employees Say

  • Square had 51 more reviews than SmartThings that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Square had 31 more reviews than SmartThings that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Square.
  • "Leadership team" was the most mentioned Con at SmartThings.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 55 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 36 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 5 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
"Leadership team"(in 4 reviews)
"Engineering team"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Apr 20, 2021

Current Employee - Customer Service Associate

I have been working at Square full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Interesting work with amazing colleagues

Cons

Lack of mobility beyond customer service and ops roles

Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer

I have been working at SmartThings full-time for more than a year

Pros

SmartThings has a huge platform with high volumes of traffic, a plethora of technologies used, and brilliant engineers.

Cons

It can be demanding, the world of IOT is moving extremely fast.

Advice to Management

Reliability engineering should be a first class concern. New features are great, but reliability engineering should be a first class product concern that requires continuous investment as it has the... most direct impact on our customers.

Job Postings

Square has 836 more recently posted open jobs than SmartThings.