Compare Thumbtack vs Square BETA

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

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Square

Employee Ratings

  • Thumbtack scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 345 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 701 reviews)
Square employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Thumbtack employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
4.1
Square employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Thumbtack employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Senior Management
4.1
Square employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Thumbtack employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
4.4
Square employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Thumbtack employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Thumbtack Ceo Marco Zappacosta
76%
76%Marco Zappacosta
CEO Approval
Square Ceo Jack Dorsey
93%
93%Jack Dorsey
Square employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Thumbtack employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
88%
Square employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Thumbtack employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
84%
Square employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than Thumbtack employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Square has 1,186 more total submitted salaries than Thumbtack.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer89 Salaries
$158,294/yr
Customer Service Representative23 Salaries
$16/hr
Account Executive10 Salaries
$55,066/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer343 Salaries
$152,549/yr
Customer Support Representative88 Salaries
$50,073/yr
Account Executive38 Salaries
$59,194/yr

What Employees Say

  • Square had 18 more reviews than Thumbtack that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Square had 4 more reviews than Thumbtack that mentioned "Growing pains" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 37 reviews)
"Culinary team"(in 23 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 55 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 25 reviews)
"401k matching"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome"May 11, 2021

Current Contractor - Engineer

I have been working at Thumbtack

Pros

Salary, work, company, office, people.

Cons

None that I can think of

"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

Job Postings

Square has 754 more recently posted open jobs than Thumbtack.