Compare Industrial Light & Magic vs Lucasfilm BETA

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Industrial Light & Magic

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Lucasfilm

Employee Ratings

  • Lucasfilm 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)
3.1
(based on 125 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 191 reviews)
Lucasfilm employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.6
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Lucasfilm employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.5
Work-life balance
3.2
Lucasfilm employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.6
Lucasfilm employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Industrial Light & Magic Ceo Lynwen Brennan
65%
65%Lynwen Brennan
CEO Approval
Lucasfilm Ceo Kathleen Kennedy
93%
93%Kathleen Kennedy
Lucasfilm employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
46%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Lucasfilm employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
26%
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Lucasfilm employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Industrial Light & Magic employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Senior Compositor2 Salaries
£87,745/yr
Lighting Technical Director2 Salaries
£57,585/yr
VFX Production Coordinator2 Salaries
£28,329/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • Lucasfilm had 4 more reviews than Industrial Light & Magic that mentioned "Great people" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Industrial Light & Magic.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Lucasfilm.
Pros
Pros
"Great projects"(in 14 reviews)
"Great people"(in 9 reviews)
Pros
"Star wars"(in 18 reviews)
"Great people"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
"San francisco"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 12 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review
"WOW!"4 Jan 2020

Current Intern - Graduate Roto & Paint Artist

I have been working at Industrial Light & Magic for less than a year

Pros

Just Pros! Everyone is friendly, you get actual shots to work on and you will learn a lot.

Cons

There are no Cons, if you can start here at ILM than you are in good hands

"Brilliant"18 Nov 2019

Former Employee - Assistant

I worked at Lucasfilm full-time

Pros

Vibrant, community, learning, upward mobility

Cons

Distance from where I liver

Job Postings

Industrial Light & Magic has 264 more recently posted open jobs than Lucasfilm.