Compare Zendesk vs Fitbit BETA

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

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Fitbit

Employee Ratings

  • Zendesk 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)
4.5
(based on 216 reviews)
Zendesk employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 303 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.3
Zendesk employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.4
Zendesk employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.2
Zendesk employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.6
Zendesk employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Zendesk Ceo Mikkel Svane
96%
96%Mikkel Svane
Zendesk employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Fitbit Ceo James Park
75%
75%James Park
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Zendesk employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
88%
Zendesk employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Fitbit employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

Fitbit has 66 more total submitted salaries than Zendesk.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer40 Salaries
$122,284/yr
Product Manager6 Salaries
$131,330/yr
Manager5 Salaries
$100,506/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer25 Salaries
$126,832/yr
Program Manager7 Salaries
$128,280/yr
Director5 Salaries
$199,764/yr

What Employees Say

  • Zendesk had 56 more reviews than Fitbit that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • "Growing pains" was the most mentioned Con at Zendesk.
  • "Middle management" was the most mentioned Con at Fitbit.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 102 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 47 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 46 reviews)
"Great people"(in 19 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 37 reviews)
"No 401k matching"(in 18 reviews)
Cons
"Middle management"(in 10 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Instructional Designer

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

Pros

Company culture is great -- they really value people and relationships, and communicate well. They've been really supportive of their employees throughout Covid and there are interesting, creative... initiatives that help us feel connected despite the distance.

Cons

The base salary is a bit on the low side compared to instructional design salaries elsewhere in tech in the Bay Area.

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Great mission Smart technical team Incredible open culture Humble founders who are very real

Cons

Siloed organization Not very metrics driven

Advice to Management

Be more creative in how internal communications are deployed

Job Postings

Zendesk has 92 more recently posted open jobs than Fitbit.