Compare J. C. Penney vs UPS BETA

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

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • J. C. Penney scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • UPS scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 10208 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 21640 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.5
UPS employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than J. C. Penney employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than J. C. Penney employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
J. C. Penney Ceo Jill Soltau
56%
56%Jill Soltau
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
66%
66%Carol B. Tomé
UPS employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than J. C. Penney employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
52%
% Recommend to a friend
61%
UPS employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than J. C. Penney employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
UPS employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than J. C. Penney employees rated theirs.

Salaries

UPS has 32,195 more total submitted salaries than J. C. Penney.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1284 Salaries
$11/hr
Department Supervisor182 Salaries
$17/hr
Temporary497 Salaries
$29,783/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Executive296 Salaries
$59,999/yr
Part Time Supervisor730 Salaries
$20/hr
UPS Preload244 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at J. C. Penney.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Credit card applications" was the most mentioned Con at J. C. Penney.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at UPS.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 663 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 378 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1858 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1704 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 346 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1100 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 803 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Dec 7, 2021

Current Employee - Hair Stylist

I have been working at J. C. Penney part-time for more than 10 years

Pros

I appreciate the company's flexibility

Cons

There is not much to complain about.

"On the Job"Dec 7, 2021

Former Employee - Ramp Loader

I worked at UPS part-time

Pros

Great atmosphere Fun place to work

Cons

Union dues even for part time.

Job Postings

UPS has 16,361 more recently posted open jobs than J. C. Penney.