Compare Princess Cruise Lines vs American Cruise Lines BETA

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Princess Cruise Lines

Employee Ratings

  • Princess Cruise Lines scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • American Cruise Lines scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 388 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 264 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.7
American Cruise Lines employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Princess Cruise Lines employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Princess Cruise Lines employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than American Cruise Lines employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.6
American Cruise Lines employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Princess Cruise Lines employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.6
American Cruise Lines employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Princess Cruise Lines employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Princess Cruise Lines Ceo  Jan Swartz
85%
85% Jan Swartz
Princess Cruise Lines employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than American Cruise Lines employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
American Cruise Lines Ceo .
69%
69%.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
62%
American Cruise Lines employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Princess Cruise Lines employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Princess Cruise Lines has 382 more total submitted salaries than American Cruise Lines.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern - Hourly11 Salaries
$19/hr
Business Analyst6 Salaries
$81,279/yr
Buffet Steward4 Salaries
$1,352/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Cruise Specialist10 Salaries
$13/hr
Cruise Director10 Salaries
$4,274/mo
Steward8 Salaries
$8/hr

What Employees Say

  • "9 80" was the most mentioned Pro at Princess Cruise Lines.
  • "Save money" was the most mentioned Pro at American Cruise Lines.
  • American Cruise Lines had 17 more reviews than Princess Cruise Lines that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"9 80"(in 41 reviews)
"Traveling"(in 25 reviews)
Pros
"Save money"(in 28 reviews)
"Stewards"(in 28 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 44 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 19 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 61 reviews)
"Stewards"(in 36 reviews)
Featured Review
"Very Good"Jun 22, 2020

Current Employee - Waiter

I have been working at Princess Cruise Lines full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Perfect company for me, the best

Cons

I believe there's nothing downside, except co worker, sometimes miss understanding.

Advice to Management

Nothing

Current Employee - Food Server

I have been working at American Cruise Lines full-time

Pros

Perfect for social butterflies, so many different types of people on board.

Cons

Long hours, not a lot of free time

Job Postings

American Cruise Lines has 49 more recently posted open jobs than Princess Cruise Lines.