Compare Naughty Dog vs ArenaNet BETA

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Naughty Dog

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ArenaNet

Employee Ratings

  • Naughty Dog scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • ArenaNet scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 48 reviews)
Naughty Dog employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 99 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.1
Naughty Dog employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
Naughty Dog employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
4.4
ArenaNet employees rated their Work-life balance 1.7 higher than Naughty Dog employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Naughty Dog employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Naughty Dog Ceo Evan Wells
83%
83%Evan Wells
Naughty Dog employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
ArenaNet Ceo Mike O'Brien
71%
71%Mike O'Brien
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Naughty Dog employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Naughty Dog employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 26% higher than ArenaNet employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

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£40/hr
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What Employees Say

  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Naughty Dog.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at ArenaNet.
  • "Crunch hours" was the most mentioned Con at Naughty Dog.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at ArenaNet.
Pros
Pros
"Great people"(in 7 reviews)
"Talented people"(in 6 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 31 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Crunch hours"(in 5 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 17 reviews)
"Guild wars 2"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"29 Mar 2015

I have been working at Naughty Dog

Pros

Great Co-Workers, Benfits/Perks and Salaries. Amazing Work Ethic

Cons

Sometimes Stressful at crunchtime i have to do 5 words

Advice to Management

Keep it up

Former Employee - Environment Artist

I worked at ArenaNet full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Company provides great medical benefits and a great work life balance.

Cons

A challenging time for many as the company is growing and is finding a new solid direction.

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

Job Postings

ArenaNet has 10 more recently posted open jobs than Naughty Dog.