YouTube
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EMPLOYEE
PARTICIPANTS
203
TOTAL
RATINGS
2081
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YouTube Company Culture

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YouTube employees generally work 9.5 hrs a day
Work Hours
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Employees at YouTube report the work pace is extremely fast
Work Pace
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77% of YouTube employees look forward to interacting with their team every day
Coworkers
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YouTube employees most often take 15-20 paid vacation and sick days each year
Perks & Benefits
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100% of YouTube employees report they are happy with their work life balance
Work Life Balance
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YouTube employees typically get valuable feedback on how to improve at work Once a quarter
Feedback
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75% of YouTube employees call their work environment positive
Environment

Salaries at YouTube View All

Salaries range from a low of $49,435 to a high of $322,397. The jobs with the 3 highest estimated salaries are VP of Engineering, VP of Marketing, and VP of Sales, while the jobs with the lowest 3 estimated salaries are Admin Assistant, Office Manager, and Desktop Support.

Overall Average Salaries

$76k
$102k
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Candidates Interested in Working at YouTube

Candidates By Department

All Industries
31%
Design
15%
Product
15%
Marketing
15%
Customer Support
8%
Other
15%

Candidates By Location

Los Angeles
15%
Washington
15%
San Bruno
8%
Nevada City
8%
West Palm Beach
8%
Other
46%

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Anonymous Q&A with YouTube Employees

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What part of YouTube's business is growing fastest? What part is having difficulties?

Asked to all employees at YouTube

  • Coke and xtc traffic for sure. The human trafic goes a bit more difficult nowdays.

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If you could make changes, how would you improve the culture at YouTube?

Asked to all employees at YouTube

  • Stop lying that there isn't any hierarchy and that everybody has a voice. They only listen to people that either have a title or at lest 2...

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How difficult is it to maintain a social life while in your job at YouTube?

Asked to all employees at YouTube

  • Actually is quite easy, if you already have one. The work-life balance is good.

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What's the best part of your job at YouTube?

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  • The salary. They pay more than most companies in the area to do a lot less.

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How much diversity is there among employees at YouTube?

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  • Probably too much. They care more about diversity than people knowing how to do their job. If you are of any "largely known" minority, you...

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What's the IT team like at YouTube?

Asked to the IT Department at YouTube

  • They hate C++, they love Python, but they have to live with C++ as it is the rule. Yet, the Python experts have more say on C++ code than...

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Gender Score How positively women rate their overall experience at YouTube

Top
35%

YouTube currently ranks in the Top 35% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

Diversity Score How positively minorities rate their overall experience at YouTube

top 15% Diversity

YouTube currently ranks in the Top 15% of similarly sized companies on Comparably

eNPS

Net Promoter Score tracks your employees' overall score to this question: "On a scale from 0-10, how likely are you to recommend working at your company to a friend?"
Top 40%Top 40% of Similar Size Companies on Comparably
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eNPS Score
46%Promoters
19%Passives
35%Detractors

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Mission, Vision, & Values

Our mission is to give everyone a voice and show them the world. YouTube was purchased by Google in November 2006 for $1.65B.

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YouTube Culture At a Glance

203 employees at YouTube have reviewed YouTube across various culture dimensions, providing their opinions on items ranging from executive ratings to the pace at work. The latest review was 9 days ago.

Overall, the 203 YouTube employees give their leadership a grade of B, or Top 35% of similar size companies on Comparably. This includes specific ratings of their executive team, CEO, and manager.

Employees at YouTube are generally satisfied with their total compensation at YouTube, which includes a combination of pay, stock and equity, and benefits.

Overall, employees at YouTube are pleased with their team. 203 Participants grade the quality of their coworkers a B. The majority believe the meetings at YouTube are effective, and the majority look forward to interacting with their coworkers.

The majority of employees at YouTube believe the environment at YouTube is positive. Most Participants believe the pace of work at YouTube is extremely fast. About 53% of the employees at YouTube work 8 hours or less, while 24% of them have an extremely long day - longer than twelve hours.

Overall, the employees at YouTube are happy, based on their aggregated ratings of future outlook, customer perception, and their excitement going to work.

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YouTube vs Competitors

  1. 1st
    YouTube
    73 / 100
  2. 2nd
    Vimeo
    74 / 100
  3. 3rd
    Twitch
    72 / 100
  4. 4th
    Livestream
    68 / 100
  5. 5th
    Hulu
    65 / 100
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