Compare eBay vs PayPal BETA

See how working at eBay vs. PayPal 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 eBay vs. PayPal. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
eBay company icon

eBay

PayPal company icon

PayPal

Employee Ratings

  • eBay scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
  • PayPal scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 59 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 34 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.2
eBay employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than PayPal employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.6
PayPal employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than eBay employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
eBay Ceo Jamie Iannone
N/AJamie Iannone
CEO Approval
PayPal Ceo Dan Schulman
100%
100%Dan Schulman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
12%
Positive Business Outlook
33%
PayPal employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than eBay employees rated theirs.

Salaries

eBay has 81 more total submitted salaries than PayPal.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer8 Salaries
£56,931/yr
Intern6 Salaries
£19,285/yr
Senior Product Manager7 Salaries
£92,402/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Engineer1 Salaries
£47,217/yr
Intern4 Salaries
£21,843/yr
Senior Product Manager2 Salaries
£102,356/yr

What Employees Say

  • PayPal had 40 more reviews than eBay that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • PayPal had 44 more reviews than eBay that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • PayPal had 18 more reviews than eBay that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 145 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 132 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 185 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 176 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 138 reviews)
"Decision making"(in 105 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 156 reviews)
"Re orgs"(in 53 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Configuration Specialist

I have been working at eBay full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great office location in London Food & Friday drinks provided Great environment, good communication between teams

Cons

Can get repetitive Took long to get a FTE contract

Current Employee - Program Manager

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

Pros

You can shine up if you do and present your job well

Cons

Some departments might have politics

Job Postings

PayPal has 396 more recently posted open jobs than eBay.