Compare Yelp vs Square BETA

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

Yelp

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Square

Employee Ratings

  • Square 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)
3.4
(based on 2847 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 601 reviews)
Square employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
4.0
Square employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
Square employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
4.0
Square employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.9
Square employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.3
Square employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Yelp Ceo Jeremy Stoppelman
75%
75%Jeremy Stoppelman
CEO Approval
Square Ceo Jack Dorsey
89%
89%Jack Dorsey
Square employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Square employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 28% higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Square employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 39% higher than Yelp employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Yelp salaries averaged $8,737 higher than Square.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive1660 Salaries
$40,490/yr
Software Engineer343 Salaries
$134,431/yr
Customer Success Manager35 Salaries
$44,443/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive31 Salaries
$57,830/yr
Software Engineer259 Salaries
$135,301/yr
Customer Success Advocate30 Salaries
$21/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Yelp.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Square.
  • "Business owners" was the most mentioned Con at Yelp.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Square.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 268 reviews)
"Great people"(in 194 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 53 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Business owners"(in 241 reviews)
"Cold calls"(in 78 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 24 reviews)
Featured Review
"Na"Dec 28, 2020

Current Employee - Collector

I have been working at Yelp full-time

Pros

The company definitely has really good benefits

Cons

I cannot think of any right now

Current Employee - Enhanced Due Diligence Analyst

I have been working at Square full-time for more than a year

Pros

Company culture is great and can be even better

Cons

Still feels like the company is being ran as a startup at times

Advice to Management

Entry level salaries could be more competitive

Job Postings

Square has 464 more recently posted open jobs than Yelp.