Compare Western Digital vs Seagate Technology BETA

See how working at Western Digital vs. Seagate Technology 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 Western Digital vs. Seagate Technology. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Western Digital

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Seagate Technology

Employee Ratings

  • Western Digital scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Seagate Technology scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2091 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1792 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Seagate Technology employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Western Digital employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.9
Seagate Technology employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Western Digital employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Western Digital Ceo David Goeckeler
81%
81%David Goeckeler
CEO Approval
Seagate Technology Ceo Dave Mosley
82%
82%Dave Mosley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

Western Digital has 5,611 more total submitted salaries than Seagate Technology.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Principal Engineer767 Salaries
$165,297/yr
Staff R&D Engineer570 Salaries
$135,657/yr
Senior Information Technology Manager124 Salaries
$175,043/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Staff Engineer332 Salaries
$114,290/yr
Staff Analyst34 Salaries
$119,951/yr
IT Senior Manager27 Salaries
$149,604/yr

What Employees Say

  • Seagate Technology had 86 more reviews than Western Digital that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Western Digital had 18 more reviews than Seagate Technology that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 153 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 127 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 239 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 168 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 49 reviews)
"Sandisk"(in 38 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 40 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Intern

I worked at Western Digital full-time for less than a year

Pros

Fun place to work, Team feels together

Cons

Remote, was not able to go in person

Current Employee - Engineer

I have been working at Seagate Technology full-time

Pros

Great Culture and work-life balance.

Cons

Nothing to complain about great company over all.

Job Postings

Seagate Technology has 235 more recently posted open jobs than Western Digital.