Compare Zynga vs Square BETA

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

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Square

Employee Ratings

  • Zynga scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.4
(based on 933 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 730 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.2
Career Opportunities
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.3
Zynga employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Square employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
4.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
4.0
Senior Management
4.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Culture & Values
4.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Zynga Ceo Frank Gibeau
97%
97%Frank Gibeau
Zynga employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Square employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Square Ceo Jack Dorsey
94%
94%Jack Dorsey
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
90%
Zynga employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Square employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
85%
Positive Business Outlook
83%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Square salaries averaged $24,543 higher than Zynga.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer175 Salaries
$128,426/yr
Product Manager90 Salaries
$137,597/yr
Producer20 Salaries
$92,382/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer350 Salaries
$153,976/yr
Product Manager34 Salaries
$147,673/yr
Product Designer18 Salaries
$130,386/yr

What Employees Say

  • Zynga had 4 more reviews than Square that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Zynga had 38 more reviews than Square that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 113 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 59 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 55 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 63 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 40 reviews)
Cons
"Growing pains"(in 29 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 25 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Product Manager

I worked at Zynga full-time

Pros

solid learning environment for PMs, amazing benefits

Cons

leadership seemed more focused on raising capital v product

Current Employee - Compliance Analyst

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

Pros

Management is attentive and encourage growth. Pay is excellent. Advancement opportunities are abundant. Employees are happy. Excellent resources provided to ensure you succeed at your role. Amazing... corporate culture.

Cons

I see no cons honestly.

Advice to Management

Keep doing your thing!

Job Postings

Square has 113 more recently posted open jobs than Zynga.