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 7 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • UPS scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 22061 reviews)
Best Buy employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 15086 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Best Buy employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Best Buy employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Best Buy employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
75%
75%Corie Barry
Best Buy employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo David Abney
66%
66%David Abney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Best Buy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Best Buy employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Best Buy has 12,539 more total submitted salaries than UPS.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1270 Salaries
$12/hr
General Manager256 Salaries
$102,707/yr
Inventory Specialist368 Salaries
$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive172 Salaries
$58,090/yr
Part Time Supervisor396 Salaries
$18/hr
Operations Supervisor163 Salaries
$67,591/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 220 more reviews than Best Buy that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2197 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 911 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1264 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 999 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 570 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 493 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 713 reviews)
"Part time"(in 640 reviews)
Featured Review
"Love It!"Aug 30, 2020

Current Employee - Advanced Repair Agent

I have been working at Best Buy part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great team environment, fair pay, fun job

Cons

don't have any! Work environment is great!

Former Employee - Part Time Supervisor

I worked at UPS part-time

Pros

great ability for growth and amazing benefits

Cons

hectic work environment until you get use to it.

Job Postings

UPS has 59,127 more recently posted open jobs than Best Buy.