Compare First Student vs First Transit BETA

See how First Transit vs. First Student compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 556 reviews)
2.7
(based on 350 reviews)
Career Opportunities
2.9
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
2.6
Work-life balance
3.4
2.4
Senior Management
2.9
2.3
Culture & Values
3.0
2.5
CEO Approval
First Student Ceo Paul Osland
66%Paul Osland
First Transit Ceo Brad Thomas
56%Brad Thomas
% Recommend to a friend
56%
48%
Positive Business Outlook
46%
34%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
School Bus Driver132 Salaries
$16/hr
Mechanic28 Salaries
$36,275/yr
Location Manager8 Salaries
$68,338/yr
Bus Driver32 Salaries
$15/hr
Maintenance Mechanic10 Salaries
$44,065/yr
General Manager15 Salaries
$94,534/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Part time job"(in 28 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 22 reviews)
"Passengers"(in 10 reviews)
"Full time"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
"Buses"(in 37 reviews)
"Part time"(in 18 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 21 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 14 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Route Logistics Analyst

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

Pros

Great people and interesting work.

Cons

Customers can b a pain.

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at First Transit full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Room for growth if you are interested and motivated. The leadership team has many years of experience and deeply cares about the services that they provide as well as their employees.

Cons

Health insurance is high-deductible and expensive

Job Postings