Compare Stanford University vs Google BETA

See how Google vs. Stanford University compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 2352 reviews)
4.4
(based on 9467 reviews)
Career Opportunities
4.0
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
4.4
Work-life balance
3.9
4.1
Senior Management
3.7
3.9
Culture & Values
4.2
4.3
CEO Approval
Stanford University Ceo Marc Tessier-Lavigne
92%Marc Tessier-Lavigne
Google Ceo Sundar Pichai
92%Sundar Pichai
% Recommend to a friend
86%
87%
Positive Business Outlook
72%
79%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Engineering Research Associate60 Salaries
$100,207/yr
Basic Life Science Research Associate296 Salaries
$67,008/yr
Program Manager38 Salaries
$78,837/yr
Software Engineer6176 Salaries
$131,154/yr
Research Scientist78 Salaries
$147,659/yr
Product Manager294 Salaries
$156,337/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Beautiful campus"(in 200 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 153 reviews)
"Free food"(in 894 reviews)
"Smart people"(in 740 reviews)
Cons
"Cost of living"(in 149 reviews)
"Bay area"(in 98 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 400 reviews)
"Big company"(in 347 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Post Doctoral Associate

I worked at Stanford University full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Amazing legacy and extremely great staff and professors

Cons

Pay is kinda low but this is how it is at schools

Advice to Management

Keep up the great work

"Loved it"Nov 15, 2019

Current Intern - Google Engineering Practicum

I have been working at Google for less than a year

Pros

Great benefits and work experience. Best company in the world.

Cons

Can get a little boring depending on project.

Job Postings