Compare Goodwill vs UPS BETA

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

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • Goodwill scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • UPS scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 5139 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 19195 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.5
UPS employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Goodwill employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Goodwill employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Goodwill Ceo Steven C. Preston
51%
51%Steven C. Preston
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
72%
72%Carol B. Tomé
UPS employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Goodwill employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
52%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
UPS employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Goodwill employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
39%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
UPS employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Goodwill employees rated theirs.

Salaries

UPS has 37,716 more total submitted salaries than Goodwill.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Production Associate67 Salaries
$11/hr
Assistant Manager154 Salaries
$15/hr
FEO Supervisor67 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
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$15/hr
Part Time Supervisor1263 Salaries
$20/hr
Preloader569 Salaries
$55,527/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Helping people" was the most mentioned Pro at Goodwill.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Goodwill.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at UPS.
Pros
Pros
"Helping people"(in 139 reviews)
"Great people"(in 118 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1384 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1255 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 208 reviews)
"Donations"(in 200 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 826 reviews)
"Part time"(in 679 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great experience"May 26, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Support Associate

I worked at Goodwill full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great environment, advancement opportunities, fun people

Cons

Pay could be a bit better compared to other companies

Advice to Management

Focus on the employees more

Former Employee - Seasonal Package Handler

I worked at UPS part-time

Pros

Solid pay for temporary work, they value their employees

Cons

Varied schedule, work some days and off others

Job Postings

Goodwill has 2,548 more recently posted open jobs than UPS.