Compare FedEx vs UPS BETA

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

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • FedEx scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7146 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 20444 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than FedEx employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
FedEx employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
FedEx employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
FedEx employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
FedEx Ceo Fred Smith
83%
83%Fred Smith
FedEx employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
67%
67%Carol B. Tomé
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
FedEx employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
FedEx employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
53%

Salaries

UPS has 36,583 more total submitted salaries than FedEx.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Delivery Driver203 Salaries
$19/hr
Manager68 Salaries
$80,252/yr
Operations Manager105 Salaries
$73,213/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Delivery Driver5018 Salaries
$52,803/yr
Part Time Supervisor713 Salaries
$19/hr
Operations Supervisor289 Salaries
$68,494/yr

What Employees Say

  • UPS had 917 more reviews than FedEx that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • UPS had 660 more reviews than FedEx that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
  • UPS had 575 more reviews than FedEx that mentioned "Part time" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 362 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 338 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1384 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1255 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 166 reviews)
"Part time"(in 104 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 826 reviews)
"Part time"(in 679 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Procurement Advisor

I have been working at FedEx full-time for less than a year

Pros

Flexibility, Benefits, Salary, Culture, Growth/Opportunity

Cons

Old school systems Political at a certain level Behind technology movement

"good"Sep 17, 2021

Current Employee - Loader

I have been working at UPS part-time

Pros

fair good environment overall great

Cons

veggies stay hydrated and hot

Advice to Management

great job

Job Postings

UPS has 7,257 more recently posted open jobs than FedEx.