Compare working at Apple vs Qualcomm

Compare company reviews, salaries and ratings to find out if Apple or Qualcomm is right for you. Apple is most highly rated for Culture and Qualcomm is most highly rated for Compensation and benefits.

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Compare revenue, industry and employee numbers for Apple and Qualcomm.

Industry
Revenue
more than $10B
more than $10B
Number of Employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
Headquarters
Cupertino, California, United States
San Diego California, United States

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Compare management, culture and compensation ratings for Apple and Qualcomm.

CEO approval

Headshot of Tim Cook, CEO of Apple
87%
approve of Tim Cook's performance
Headshot of Cristiano Amon, President & CEO, CEO of Qualcomm
69%
approve of Cristiano Amon, President & CEO's performance

Salary satisfaction

67%
think they are paid fairly at Apple
74%
think they are paid fairly at Qualcomm

Apple reviews

on February 2, 2023
Wow
Specialist
(Current Employee) - USAR Center, NC

on February 2, 2023
Technician
(Current Employee) - New York, NY

on February 2, 2023
Technical Specialist
(Current Employee) - Charleston, SC

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Qualcomm reviews

on February 2, 2023
Staff Engineer
(Current Employee) - San Diego, CA

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on January 30, 2023
Great company and engineering
(Current Employee) - San Diego, CA

on January 30, 2023
Staff Engineer
(Current Employee) - San Diego, CA

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Compare similar salaries

Compare salary information for Apple and Qualcomm. Salaries are taken from job posts or reported by employees and are not adjusted for level or location.

Software engineer
$166,958 per year
$134,448 per year
Design engineer
$151,538 per year
$121,038 per year
System engineer
$152,075 per year
$131,002 per year
Hardware engineer
$160,530 per year
$127,515 per year
Quality assurance engineer
$144,382 per year
$135,560 per year
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3.1K jobs at Apple
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No open jobs at Qualcomm

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Favorable experience
Favorable experience
Medium difficulty
Medium difficulty
Process is about a month
Process is about a month