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On average, employees at Qualcomm give their company a 4.1 rating out of 5.0 - which is 5% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. The happiest Qualcomm employees are Software Test Engineers submitting an average rating of 4.9 and Contractors with a rating of 4.3.

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4.1
Average Rating
(based on 272 Qualcomm Review Ratings)

Ratings by Category

Company Culture
4.1
Growth Opportunities
3.7
People You Work With
4.4
Person You Work For
4.3
Rewards You Receive
4.0
Support You Get
4.2
Way You Work
4.2
Work Setting
4.2
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"I have worked for Qualcomm since 2007. It is a world leader in wireless with excellent employee benefits and stock options.There are numerous learning opportunities and exposure to various technologies.It is a good company to work for."
Posted 8 years ago in San Diego, CA
Engineering Technician

"Great place to work. Just far from home and looking for somewhere with better pay."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"The initial expression is that the company reaches with technological advancements."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5

Company-Industry Rating Comparison

4.1
Qualcomm (341)

4.5 Highest Rated in this Industry is Adtech (8)
2.2 Lowest Rated in this Industry is Blue Fountain Media (8)
3.8 Average of All Companies in this Industry (13,138)
Principal Accountant

"I've worked for Qualcomm for 5 years. It creates intellectual property, semiconductors, software, and services related to wireless technology. Headquartered in San Diego, CA, Qualcomm employs 30,000 people worldwide. Diverse , fast pace environment with lots of opportunities for career advancement."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Engineering Technician

"I worked with Qualcomm for 5 months, I believe the upper management takes great efforts to improve employee morale, especially with the COVID-19 pandemic, giving employees company giveaways, increased break time and gift card money for meals. My immediate supervisor was great, some of my co-workers could improve on work ethic and production/sense of urgency. Overall it was a positive experience, a lot more on campus benefits will be open to employees once the pandemic subsides."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"At my current company, I am treated with respect and given many opportunities to grow. My manager is extremely understanding and compassionate. Additionally, my team is collaborative which makes my work enjoyable."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"Good place to work and develop skills."

Person You Work For 3 / 5 People You Work With 3 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 2 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"Worked for Qualcomm as a summer intern and enjoyed it, had a great mentor and supervisor guide me with my project and enjoyed intern homerooms where I got to chat with other interns. Sucks that I had to do it remote this summer instead of enjoying the beautiful beach in San Diego but was still worthwhile."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 3 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 3 / 5
Senior Engineer

"Good place to work. Work happens fast here."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"Leading semiconductor company with exposure to cutting edge technologies including mobile, auto and IoT."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"Very dynamic environment and get the opportunity to work on bleeding-edge technology. Strong company culture around innovation and solving complex technical issues."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 3 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 3 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"Worked in Audio team, specifically in audio and voice services team which develops firmware that runs on Qualcomm’s hexagon DSP. Worked on a new audio DSP framework called GECKO which caters to various market segments such as mobile phones, automotive, smart speakers etc. We successfully launched phase 1 of GECKO on Snapdragon 845 and other chipsets and also launched a few features of GECKO phase 2 on cypress chipset which caters to smart speakers market. My responsibilities include design, development and commercialization of voice call drivers interfacing with modem layers (of GSM, WCDMA, 1x, LTE) and HLOS drivers; development/enhancements of voice/audio post/pre-processing software; optimization of voice algorithms for Qualcomm DSP platform; enhancements to device drivers such as I2S, slimbus. Have excellent knowledge on voice call date flow, voice call handovers between different RATs, vocoders, voice call RTD requirements and overall voice call/audio architecture. My work includes design of various audio DSP framework features, development of code in c, simulator testing, working with various sub teams for on-target testing, analyzing and supporting customer issues. Have a very good understanding and knowledge of core DSP and RTOS topics. Have experience with Qualcomm debug tools such as QXDM, APEX, QACT and Crashman to perform a swift and accurate analysis of the issues. Have experience on debugging framework, algorithmic and system specific issues and also possess on-target debugging skills."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"It's a great company from strategy and employee benefits"

Person You Work For 4 / 5 People You Work With 4 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
QA Engineer

"I have worked for Qualcomm for 3 years. Qualcomm is a huge company with about 40000 employees world wide with Sandiego as its main base. It has good work environment and a leading company in semiconductor and 5G technology."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 4 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 5 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"It's a great place to work with different technologies and great minds."

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 4 / 5
Support You Get 4 / 5 Rewards You Receive 3 / 5 Growth Opportunities 4 / 5
Company Culture 3 / 5 Way You Work 4 / 5
Qualcomm Employee

"Great company to work at as an Intern"

Person You Work For 5 / 5 People You Work With 5 / 5 Work Setting 5 / 5
Support You Get 5 / 5 Rewards You Receive 5 / 5 Growth Opportunities 5 / 5
Company Culture 4 / 5 Way You Work 5 / 5

Qualcomm Reviews FAQs

Is Qualcomm a good company to work for?

Qualcomm has an overall rating of 4.1 Average Rating out of 5, based on over 272 Qualcomm Review Ratings left anonymously by Qualcomm employees, which is 5% higher than the average rating for all companies on CareerBliss. 98% of employees would recommend working at Qualcomm.

Does Qualcomm pay their employees well?

Qualcomm employees earn $81,000 annually on average, or $39 per hour, which is 23% higher than the national salary average of $66,000 per year. 116 Qualcomm employees have shared their salaries on CareerBliss. Find Qualcomm Salaries by Job Title.

How satisfied are employees working a Qualcomm?

98% of employees would recommend working at Qualcomm with the overall rating of 4.1 out of 5. Employees also rated Qualcomm 4.1 out of 5 for Company Culture, 4.0 for Rewards You Receive, 3.7 for Growth Opportunities and 4.2 for support you get.

What is the highest paying job at Qualcomm?

According to our data, the highest paying job at Qualcomm is a Senior Vice President at $301,000 annually. Browse Qualcomm Salaries by Job Profile.

What is the lowest paying job at Qualcomm?

According to our data, the lowest paying job at Qualcomm is a Sales Representative at $16,000 annually. Browse Qualcomm Salaries by Job Profile.

What are the pros and cons of working at Qualcomm?

According to reviews on CareerBliss, employees commonly rated the pros of working at Qualcomm to be Company Culture, Growth Opportunities, People You Work With and Person You Work For, and no cons.

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