Compare Best Buy vs UPS BETA

See how working at Best Buy vs. UPS 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 Best Buy vs. UPS. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Best Buy

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • Best Buy scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • UPS scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 27204 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 20863 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Best Buy employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Best Buy employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
48%
48%Corie Barry
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
66%
66%Carol B. Tomé
UPS employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Best Buy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

UPS has 7,498 more total submitted salaries than Best Buy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1814 Salaries
$16/hr
General Manager312 Salaries
$106,971/yr
Inventory Specialist462 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive278 Salaries
$59,882/yr
Part Time Supervisor720 Salaries
$19/hr
Operations Supervisor297 Salaries
$68,350/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Best Buy.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • UPS had 294 more reviews than Best Buy that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2293 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 983 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1384 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1255 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 587 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 532 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 826 reviews)
"Part time"(in 679 reviews)
Featured Review
"Sales"Oct 16, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Best Buy part-time for more than a year

Pros

Good starting out good if

Cons

Long standing hours too long

Advice to Management

Be nice

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryFormer - Seasonal Driver Helper

I worked at UPS for less than a year

Pros

Good way to make some extra cash around the holidays.

Cons

None, it was a good job.

Job Postings

UPS has 32,461 more recently posted open jobs than Best Buy.