Compare Greyhound vs First Transit BETA

See how working at Greyhound vs. First Transit 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 Greyhound vs. First Transit. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Greyhound

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First Transit

Employee Ratings

  • Greyhound scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • First Transit 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 289 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 442 reviews)
First Transit employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.2
First Transit employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.2
First Transit employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
2.9
First Transit employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.4
Culture & Values
3.0
First Transit employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Greyhound Ceo Dave Leach
46%
46%Dave Leach
CEO Approval
First Transit Ceo Brad Thomas
62%
62%Brad Thomas
First Transit employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
40%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
First Transit employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
25%
Positive Business Outlook
37%
First Transit employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Greyhound employees rated theirs.

Salaries

First Transit has 496 more total submitted salaries than Greyhound.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Bus Driver41 Salaries
$22/hr
Operations Supervisor14 Salaries
$51,704/yr
Customer Service Representative13 Salaries
$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Bus Driver225 Salaries
$16/hr
Dispatcher45 Salaries
$16/hr
Customer Service Representative22 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • Greyhound and First Transit both have 12 total submitted reviews for "Good pay".
  • First Transit had 7 more reviews than Greyhound that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 12 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 12 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 12 reviews)
"Good people"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Passengers"(in 10 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 27 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great people."Mar 22, 2021

Former Employee - Director

I worked at Greyhound full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Good atmosphere, some of the best rank and file people I have ever worked with.

Cons

Senior management same solutions to problems of the past that resulted in failure. Many of the problems this company faces need new solutions and fresh perspectives.

Advice to Management

They do not take advise and so nine should be given.

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I have been working at First Transit

Pros

It is Union affiliated within the Bay Area.

Cons

Management needs improvement in every aspect.

Job Postings

Greyhound has 1,581 more recently posted open jobs than First Transit.