Compare Uber vs DigitalOcean BETA

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

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DigitalOcean

Employee Ratings

  • DigitalOcean 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 8575 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.7
(based on 164 reviews)
DigitalOcean employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.4
DigitalOcean employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
4.5
DigitalOcean employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.6
DigitalOcean employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
4.3
DigitalOcean employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.6
DigitalOcean employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Uber Ceo Dara Khosrowshahi
85%
85%Dara Khosrowshahi
CEO Approval
DigitalOcean Ceo Yancey Spruill
96%
96%Yancey Spruill
DigitalOcean employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
94%
DigitalOcean employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Uber employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Positive Business Outlook
86%
DigitalOcean employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Uber employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Uber has 20,475 more total submitted salaries than DigitalOcean.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer3199 Salaries
$152,854/yr
Call Center Representative1517 Salaries
$35,381/yr
Operations Manager224 Salaries
$95,138/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer24 Salaries
$165,695/yr
Customer Success Engineer4 Salaries
$85,243/yr
Capacity Planner2 Salaries
$105,928/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Uber.
  • "Remote culture" was the most mentioned Pro at DigitalOcean.
  • "Riders" was the most mentioned Con at Uber.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at DigitalOcean.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 333 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 323 reviews)
Pros
"Remote culture"(in 16 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Riders"(in 424 reviews)
"Wear and tear"(in 401 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 10 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Freelancer - Delivery Driver

I have been working at Uber for less than a year

Pros

Easy to use app and great pay. Flexible hours

Cons

App logistics can used some improvement

Current Employee - Developer Support Engineer

I have been working at DigitalOcean full-time for less than a year

Pros

Permanently work from home. Great culture. I feel valued. Great benefits. Lots of time off. Lots of extra perks.

Cons

I haven't found any cons to working at DigitalOcean yet.

Job Postings

Uber has 126,502 more recently posted open jobs than DigitalOcean.