Compare Sony vs PlayStation BETA

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

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PlayStation

Employee Ratings

  • Sony scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • PlayStation scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 1779 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 763 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.8
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Sony Ceo Kenichiro Yoshida
91%
91%Kenichiro Yoshida
Sony employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PlayStation Ceo Jim Ryan
79%
79%Jim Ryan
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Sony employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than PlayStation employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
PlayStation employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Sony employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PlayStation has 15 more total submitted salaries than Sony.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer6 Salaries
£54,951/yr
Director5 Salaries
£131,884/yr
Producer2 Salaries
£41,074/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer7 Salaries
£35,014/yr
Senior Manager5 Salaries
£75,651/yr
Senior Producer6 Salaries
£56,157/yr

What Employees Say

  • Sony had 91 more reviews than PlayStation that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Sony had 50 more reviews than PlayStation that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Pro.
  • Sony had 6 more reviews than PlayStation that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Sony had 3 more reviews than PlayStation that mentioned "Senior management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 148 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 121 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 71 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 57 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 32 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 30 reviews)
Cons
"Senior management"(in 27 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 26 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Finance Internship

I worked at Sony

Pros

Very supportive and friendly team. They take value in their interns and give them real responsibility so they can grow.

Cons

The salary is not as high as other top companies

"Great company"23 Oct 2020

Former Contractor - Software QA Tester

I worked at PlayStation for less than a year

Pros

It is a great place to work, worth joining in.

Cons

My contract was too short to notice any cons.

Job Postings

PlayStation has 366 more recently posted open jobs than Sony.