Compare ZGF Architects vs MG2 BETA

See how working at ZGF Architects vs. MG2 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 ZGF Architects vs. MG2. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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ZGF Architects

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MG2

Employee Ratings

  • ZGF Architects scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • MG2 scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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)
3.1
(based on 49 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 60 reviews)
MG2 employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
3.5
MG2 employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.6
Work-life balance
3.3
MG2 employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
3.7
MG2 employees rated their Senior Management 1.2 higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
4.2
MG2 employees rated their Culture & Values 1.3 higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ZGF Architects Ceo  Ted Hyman
71%
71% Ted Hyman
CEO Approval
MG2 Ceo Mitchell C. Smith
85%
85%Mitchell C. Smith
MG2 employees rated their CEO Approval 14% higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
41%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
MG2 employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 34% higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
55%
MG2 employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than ZGF Architects employees rated theirs.

Salaries

ZGF Architects has 4 more total submitted salaries than MG2.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern - Hourly4 Salaries
$20/hr
Interior Designer5 Salaries
$75,056/yr
Project Administrator2 Salaries
$39,656/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate I12 Salaries
$52,518/yr
Project Designer2 Salaries
$53,562/yr
Project Manager4 Salaries
$90,664/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at ZGF Architects.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at MG2.
  • "Zgf" was the most mentioned Con at ZGF Architects.
  • "Mg2" was the most mentioned Con at MG2.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 6 reviews)
"Great projects"(in 5 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 5 reviews)
"Great people"(in 4 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Zgf"(in 4 reviews)
"Design process"(in 3 reviews)
Cons
"Mg2"(in 6 reviews)
"Architect"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Associate Principal

I worked at ZGF Architects full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great, collaborative and hard-working people and fabulous resources.

Cons

Big organization, but difficult to break into established relationships and roles.

"MG2"Jul 22, 2020

Former Employee - Architectural Associate

I worked at MG2 full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great community. People are very friendly and helpful.

Cons

Studios were not integrated. Not a ton of communication to my from management. I would have liked more check ins with them.

Advice to Management

work more to foster cross collaboration.

Job Postings

ZGF Architects has 10 more recently posted open jobs than MG2.