Compare Sonic vs Jack in the Box BETA

See how working at Sonic vs. Jack in the Box 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. Jack in the Box. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Sonic

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Jack in the Box

Employee Ratings

  • Sonic scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Jack in the Box scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 4102 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1742 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Jack in the Box employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Sonic Ceo Paul Brown
67%
67%Paul Brown
CEO Approval
Jack in the Box Ceo Darin Harris
65%
65%Darin Harris
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
46%
% Recommend to a friend
48%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

Sonic has 3,787 more total submitted salaries than Jack in the Box.
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What Employees Say

  • Sonic had 170 more reviews than Jack in the Box that mentioned "Fast paced" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Sonic.
  • "Team leaders" was the most mentioned Con at Jack in the Box.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 234 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 141 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 64 reviews)
"Free food"(in 52 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 123 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 108 reviews)
Cons
"Team leaders"(in 35 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 33 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Team Member

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

Pros

Fast paced environment, time passes quickly

Cons

Has to work weekends, which was expected

Advice to Management

None really to share

"Decent Place"Jul 30, 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Jack in the Box full-time

Pros

Good working environment, everyone is nice and supportive

Cons

I haven't seen any cons.

Job Postings

Sonic has 22,556 more recently posted open jobs than Jack in the Box.