Compare Sonic vs Chuck E. Cheese BETA

See how working at Sonic vs. Chuck E. Cheese 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 Sonic vs. Chuck E. Cheese. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Sonic

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Chuck E. Cheese

Employee Ratings

  • Chuck E. Cheese scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, 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)
3.2
(based on 3364 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1527 reviews)
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.2
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.3
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.4
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Sonic Ceo Paul Brown
73%
73%Paul Brown
CEO Approval
Chuck E. Cheese Ceo David McKillips
79%
79%David McKillips
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
51%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Chuck E. Cheese employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Sonic has 3,040 more total submitted salaries than Chuck E. Cheese.
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$53,810/yr
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$52,606/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Sonic.
  • "Fun environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Chuck E. Cheese.
  • Sonic had 63 more reviews than Chuck E. Cheese that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 234 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 141 reviews)
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 92 reviews)
"Free food"(in 72 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 123 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 108 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 60 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 51 reviews)
Featured Review
"Carhop"Mar 1, 2021

Former Employee - Sonic Carhop

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

Pros

Fast paced and SOME of the staff members are friendly

Cons

Horrible pay, too much drama, and attitude. Some employees can be quite rude

"good"Feb 12, 2021

Former Employee - Party Host

I worked at Chuck E. Cheese part-time

Pros

easy job, flexible schedule, good management

Cons

not any cons i can think of

Job Postings

Sonic has 20,350 more recently posted open jobs than Chuck E. Cheese.