HRadvocate vs. Rippling

Overview
ProductRatingMost Used ByProduct SummaryStarting Price
HRadvocate
Score 9.0 out of 10
N/A
HRadvocate is a Human Capital Management (HCM) platform for the middle market, created by Neudesic, a technology services and software company. HRadvocate can either be licensed on-premises or subscribed to as SaaS. HRadvocate aims to enable organizations to streamline global HR processes and improve critical information workflows to better recruit, hire, retain and engage employees. Employees, managers and HR get real-time access to critical information and insights, anywhere, anytime.N/A
Rippling
Score 8.5 out of 10
N/A
Rippling gives businesses one place to run HR, IT, and Finance. It brings together all of the workforce systems that are normally scattered across a company, like payroll, expenses, benefits, and computers. This enables users to manage and automate every part of the employee lifecycle in a single system. For example, when onboarding a new employee, Rippling can take a new hire from anywhere in the world and set up their payroll, corporate card, computer, benefits, and even third-party…
$8
starting price per user, per month
Pricing
HRadvocateRippling
Editions & Modules
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Recommended
$8.00
starting price per user, per month
Offerings
Pricing Offerings
HRadvocateRippling
Free Trial
NoNo
Free/Freemium Version
NoNo
Premium Consulting/Integration Services
YesYes
Entry-level Setup FeeNo setup feeNo setup fee
Additional DetailsFor additional pricing details visit the Rippling pricing page.
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Features
HRadvocateRippling
Human Resource Management
Comparison of Human Resource Management features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
9.8
1 Ratings
22% above category average
Rippling
8.0
560 Ratings
2% above category average
Employee demographic data10.01 Ratings7.9372 Ratings
Employment history10.01 Ratings8.1389 Ratings
Job profiles and administration10.01 Ratings8.3452 Ratings
Workflow for transfers, promotions, pay raises, etc.10.01 Ratings8.3383 Ratings
Organization and location management10.01 Ratings8.3402 Ratings
Compliance data (COBRA, OSHA, etc.)9.01 Ratings7.3301 Ratings
Organizational charting00 Ratings8.0472 Ratings
Payroll Management
Comparison of Payroll Management features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
9.0
1 Ratings
11% above category average
Rippling
8.5
604 Ratings
6% above category average
Support for external payroll vendors9.01 Ratings00 Ratings
Pay calculation00 Ratings8.5523 Ratings
Off-cycle/On-Demand payment00 Ratings8.2324 Ratings
Benefit plan administration00 Ratings8.8544 Ratings
Direct deposit files00 Ratings9.1528 Ratings
Salary revision and increment management00 Ratings8.5361 Ratings
Reimbursement management00 Ratings8.0299 Ratings
Leave and Attendance Management
Comparison of Leave and Attendance Management features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
10.0
1 Ratings
21% above category average
Rippling
8.9
519 Ratings
10% above category average
Approval workflow10.01 Ratings9.1496 Ratings
Balance details10.01 Ratings9.0456 Ratings
Annual carry-forward and encashment10.01 Ratings8.7312 Ratings
Employee Self Service
Comparison of Employee Self Service features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
10.0
1 Ratings
21% above category average
Rippling
8.9
642 Ratings
9% above category average
View and generate pay and benefit information10.01 Ratings9.2603 Ratings
Update personal information10.01 Ratings9.3631 Ratings
View company policy documentation10.01 Ratings8.9504 Ratings
Employee recognition10.01 Ratings8.2303 Ratings
View job history10.01 Ratings8.8426 Ratings
HR Reporting
Comparison of HR Reporting features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
10.0
1 Ratings
27% above category average
Rippling
8.2
265 Ratings
8% above category average
Report builder10.01 Ratings8.0258 Ratings
Pre-built reports10.01 Ratings8.0242 Ratings
Ability to combine HR data with external data10.01 Ratings8.6203 Ratings
Onboarding
Comparison of Onboarding features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
10.0
1 Ratings
22% above category average
Rippling
8.7
428 Ratings
8% above category average
New hire portal10.01 Ratings8.8420 Ratings
Manager tracking tools10.01 Ratings8.7300 Ratings
Performance and Goals
Comparison of Performance and Goals features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
10.0
1 Ratings
20% above category average
Rippling
8.6
165 Ratings
5% above category average
Corporate goal setting10.01 Ratings8.8140 Ratings
Individual goal setting10.01 Ratings8.6146 Ratings
Line-of sight-visibility10.01 Ratings8.2140 Ratings
Performance tracking10.01 Ratings8.6144 Ratings
Performance Management
Comparison of Performance Management features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
9.4
1 Ratings
16% above category average
Rippling
8.6
195 Ratings
8% above category average
Performance plans9.01 Ratings8.3170 Ratings
Performance improvement plans10.01 Ratings8.2159 Ratings
Review status tracking9.01 Ratings9.0167 Ratings
Review reminders10.01 Ratings9.1183 Ratings
Multiple review frequency9.01 Ratings8.5149 Ratings
Succession Planning
Comparison of Succession Planning features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
10.0
1 Ratings
23% above category average
Rippling
9.1
152 Ratings
14% above category average
Create succession plans/pools10.01 Ratings9.0124 Ratings
Candidate ranking10.01 Ratings9.3133 Ratings
Candidate search10.01 Ratings9.2139 Ratings
Candidate development10.01 Ratings9.1128 Ratings
Recruiting / ATS
Comparison of Recruiting / ATS features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
9.8
1 Ratings
23% above category average
Rippling
8.7
174 Ratings
11% above category average
Job Requisition Management10.01 Ratings9.2134 Ratings
Company Website Posting10.01 Ratings8.4128 Ratings
Applicant Tracking9.01 Ratings8.6128 Ratings
Notifications and Alerts10.01 Ratings8.9157 Ratings
Publish to Social Media00 Ratings8.8119 Ratings
Job Search Site Posting00 Ratings8.8120 Ratings
Duplicate Candidate Prevention00 Ratings8.2123 Ratings
Asset Management
Comparison of Asset Management features of Product A and Product B
HRadvocate
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Ratings
Rippling
7.8
234 Ratings
0% above category average
Tracking of all physical assets00 Ratings7.8234 Ratings
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User Ratings
HRadvocateRippling
Likelihood to Recommend
9.0
(1 ratings)
8.1
(684 ratings)
Likelihood to Renew
-
(0 ratings)
9.1
(6 ratings)
Usability
-
(0 ratings)
8.4
(681 ratings)
Availability
-
(0 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Performance
-
(0 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Support Rating
-
(0 ratings)
8.1
(613 ratings)
Implementation Rating
-
(0 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
Product Scalability
-
(0 ratings)
9.1
(1 ratings)
User Testimonials
HRadvocateRippling
Likelihood to Recommend
Neudesic LLC
It has 17 different features to help in [the] HR process. It helps management to keep track of the employees with a minimum workload. It also enhances the performance of Administrative staff. It increases motivation level while keeping live tracks.
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Rippling
Rippling is the best payroll provider if you have multiple companies that you want registered together. No other payroll provider we spoke to offered the multi-EIN feature that Rippling provides. We are a small company and Rippling works great for us at our size. I do not know how well the application scales, but I could see the systems being less than ideal for very large companies. Similarly, a very small company many not need all the features that Rippling offers and can get away with a cheaper payroll company. For example, a sole proprietorship with two employees probably should use Gusto or some other option if they need a payroll company, but Rippling would still be a useful service for these companies vs. no payroll company at all. It is just a matter of price.
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Pros
Neudesic LLC
  • Training & Skills
  • Performance Management.
  • Succession Management
  • Time and attendance.
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Rippling
  • Clean UI - there is no ambiguity about what function each button will perform.
  • Very easy to navigate. It is not difficult to find what is being looked for.
  • Single location for multiple functions. This is great for me as there is one central hub for all professional admin matters. Saving me valuable time that I can better spend on more pressing work matters.
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Cons
Neudesic LLC
  • It user friendly and easy to optimize onboarding process
  • The scalable platform helps optimize onboarding, talent management and HR processes
  • It performs very well in talent management and HR processes.
  • It has a huge beneficial for Administration
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Rippling
  • Providing point of contact for different aspects of the program, we have a customer service rep, who is fantastic, but he is the only person I know to reach out to, and he generally has to follow up with me with information on which department/person I need to get in touch with to resolve my question.
  • Their "help" section is a bit difficult to navigate, but I will say the team chat makes up for that particular shortfall.
  • Their pricing is a bit all over the place. Everything is "al a carte," so the costs can add up quickly.
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Likelihood to Renew
Neudesic LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
Rippling continues to innovate and amaze me with their new innovations and features. Product feedback is taken seriously so I always give it whenever I can and end up seeing results. Rippling is the new wave of HRIS that cannot compare against others in the industry just due to the fact they are super user friendly!
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Usability
Neudesic LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
Rippling stands out with its dependable, transparent, and intuitive platform for HR management. It simplifies tasks like managing team details, payroll, and benefits, making them straightforward and efficient. This user-friendliness has been a game-changer for companies like Noticed, where it streamlined employee onboarding and Open Enrollment. Their features combine to create a positive and stress-free experience for HR professionals and employees alike. Rippling's focus on user-friendliness makes it a clear choice for companies seeking a streamlined and efficient HR solution.
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Reliability and Availability
Neudesic LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
I like that the availability in using Rippling at any given time is useful to me. Getting on the site freely when I need gives me security of knowing that I can be in control of viewing health insurance and hours information. I have yet to get any errors in using the Rippling app.
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Performance
Neudesic LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
Rippling's performance has been great, no errors or glitches yet so far. I am confident that Going from one page to the next and all its complexity usage does not lag or times out, it works effectively and efficiently. While using Rippling and other apps it does not tend to slow it down, works great. No complaints.
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Support Rating
Neudesic LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
The Rippling support team is INCREDIBLE. Their chat bot feature is very robust and if you need a live agent they are quick to hop on and a very helpful and friendly. Whether you need a Zoom call for a screen share or things are complicated and they need to make a support ticket, they will always work with you until you find a solution. VERY helpful! and Onboarding as a company/customer was great too.
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Alternatives Considered
Neudesic LLC
Advocate preferred because of its advance 17 features and its performance.
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Rippling
Proof was much more convoluted and not easy to maneuver. Also all the platforms could not relate to each other and so nothing was streamlined in its approach. Also things seemed to lag and was not very up to date when it needed to be. I feel rippling has simplified their processes
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Scalability
Neudesic LLC
No answers on this topic
Rippling
I can go on here and see all my hours and pto plus health benefits. I like to have the work handbook handy to refer to legal things. How to work my role within it's limits. Being able to put in my hours and view when they are approved is a huge benefit for me.
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Return on Investment
Neudesic LLC
  • It increases the efficiency of administrative team.
  • Realtime monitoring helps employees to keep motivated.
  • Payouts system is very easy.
  • Easy to monitor attendance and leaves.
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Rippling
  • The organization of information increased the business efficiency
  • Employee can search for themselves, leaving HR to do the things they need to be productive
  • Access 24/7 thru mobile app allows employee to function when they have the opportunity leaving the normal work hours for other business.
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Rippling Screenshots

Screenshot of Rippling Dashboard: Employees' home for their payroll, benefits, documents, devices, expenses, and apps.Screenshot of Rippling Payroll: Runs payroll in 90 seconds. Pays employees and contractors around the world. Automatic tax filing.Screenshot of Rippling Benefits Administration: Management of employees' Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, FSA, HSA, and commuter benefits.Screenshot of Rippling Single Sign-On: Employees can access all of their SaaS apps in one click from their Rippling dashboard.Screenshot of Rippling’s Time & Attendance platform integrates with the rest of the product suite so that when employees clock in, their approved hours automatically synced with payroll and accounting systems.Screenshot of Rippling Mobile Device Management: To manage employees' computers and devices 100% remotely.