Compare Cedar Fair vs Dorney Park BETA

See how working at Cedar Fair vs. Dorney Park 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 Cedar Fair vs. Dorney Park. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cedar Fair

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Dorney Park

Employee Ratings

  • Cedar Fair scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Dorney Park scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 244 reviews)
Cedar Fair employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Dorney Park employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 110 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Cedar Fair employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Dorney Park employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cedar Fair Ceo Richard Zimmerman
90%
90%Richard Zimmerman
CEO Approval
Dorney Park Ceo Richard Zimmerman
N/ARichard Zimmerman
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
89%
Cedar Fair employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Dorney Park employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Cedar Fair employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 33% higher than Dorney Park employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
22%

Salaries

Cedar Fair has 144 more total submitted salaries than Dorney Park.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
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$9/hr
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$10/hr
Manager4 Salaries
$51,323/yr
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$8/hr
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$9/hr
Supervisor1 Salaries
$9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free admission" was the most mentioned Pro at Cedar Fair.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Dorney Park.
  • Cedar Fair had 31 more reviews than Dorney Park that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free admission"(in 17 reviews)
"Lots of hours"(in 13 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 11 reviews)
"Meet a lot"(in 5 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 45 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 14 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 13 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Experience"Jan 12, 2021

Current Employee - Roller Coaster Operator

I have been working at Cedar Fair part-time

Pros

Good Pay, Good Co-workers, Clean Environment, and an overall Amazing Experience

Cons

Small Dorms, Very Demanding, Constantly on feet

"It was good"Dec 1, 2020

Former Employee - Games

I worked at Dorney Park part-time

Pros

The work is fine and the people are nice

Cons

Sometimes it can get boring and tiring

Job Postings

Cedar Fair has 374 more recently posted open jobs than Dorney Park.