Compare Yelp vs Groupon BETA

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

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Groupon

Employee Ratings

  • Yelp scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Groupon scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 3274 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 3386 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Yelp Ceo Jeremy Stoppelman
74%
74%Jeremy Stoppelman
Yelp employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Groupon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Groupon Ceo Aaron Cooper
70%
70%Aaron Cooper
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Groupon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Yelp employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Groupon employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Yelp salaries averaged $24,660 higher than Groupon.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive2057 Salaries
$41,777/yr
Software Engineer528 Salaries
$126,990/yr
Business Systems Analyst11 Salaries
$125,097/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive145 Salaries
$40,739/yr
Software Engineer200 Salaries
$142,889/yr
Business Development Representative179 Salaries
$36,256/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Yelp.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Groupon.
  • "Business owners" was the most mentioned Con at Yelp.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Groupon.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 277 reviews)
"Great people"(in 199 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 206 reviews)
"No dress code"(in 160 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Business owners"(in 248 reviews)
"Cold calls"(in 80 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 84 reviews)
"Merchants"(in 71 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Account Executive

I worked at Yelp full-time

Pros

Most fulfilling job I've ever had

Cons

Some individual employees are serial sexual harassers. Be careful about who your manager is.

Current Employee - Merchant Development Manager

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

Pros

Unlimited PTO. Great place to meet interesting people / make connections.

Cons

High turnover. Quarterly "vision" is sometimes poorly communicated/executed

Job Postings

Yelp has 290 more recently posted open jobs than Groupon.