Compare Publix vs UPS BETA

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

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • Publix 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.
  • 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)
3.8
(based on 7030 reviews)
Publix employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 14144 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Publix employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Publix employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Publix employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Publix employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Publix Ceo Todd Jones
76%
76%Todd Jones
Publix employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo David Abney
66%
66%David Abney
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Publix employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Publix employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

UPS has 8,986 more total submitted salaries than Publix.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Department Manager16 Salaries
$56,234/yr
Grocery Replenishment Specialist110 Salaries
$14/hr
Customer Service Staff234 Salaries
$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Part Time Supervisor383 Salaries
$17/hr
UPS Preload215 Salaries
$12/hr
Business Manager42 Salaries
$105,387/yr

What Employees Say

  • UPS had 545 more reviews than Publix that mentioned "Great benefits" as a Pro.
  • UPS had 596 more reviews than Publix that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • UPS had 312 more reviews than Publix that mentioned "Part time" as a Con.
  • UPS had 407 more reviews than Publix that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 689 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 373 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1234 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 969 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 318 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 276 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 683 reviews)
"Part time"(in 630 reviews)
Featured Review
"No complaints"Aug 5, 2020

Current Employee - Grocery Clerk

I have been working at Publix part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good environment and good people.

Cons

Sometimes understaffed but not a big deal.

Advice to Management

N/A

Former Employee - Packager

I worked at UPS part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great benefits and job security

Cons

Lots of physical labor required

Advice to Management

Keep up the hard work

Job Postings

UPS has 7,435 more recently posted open jobs than Publix.