Compare UDR vs AvalonBay Communities BETA

See how working at UDR vs. AvalonBay Communities 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 UDR vs. AvalonBay Communities. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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UDR

Employee Ratings

  • UDR scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
  • AvalonBay Communities scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 399 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 835 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
UDR employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than AvalonBay Communities employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
4.0
AvalonBay Communities employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than UDR employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
UDR Ceo Thomas W. Toomey
75%
75%Thomas W. Toomey
UDR employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than AvalonBay Communities employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
AvalonBay Communities Ceo Benjamin W. Schall
65%
65%Benjamin W. Schall
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
AvalonBay Communities employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than UDR employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
AvalonBay Communities employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than UDR employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, AvalonBay Communities salaries averaged $17,736 higher than UDR.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Leasing Consultant51 Salaries
$20/hr
Maintenance Technician16 Salaries
$22/hr
Community Director38 Salaries
$79,441/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Leasing Consultant99 Salaries
$19/hr
Maintenance Technician109 Salaries
$50,279/yr
Community Manager69 Salaries
$82,392/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UDR.
  • "Avalonbay" was the most mentioned Pro at AvalonBay Communities.
  • AvalonBay Communities had 13 more reviews than UDR that mentioned "Residents" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 26 reviews)
"Residents"(in 16 reviews)
Pros
"Avalonbay"(in 91 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 72 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Udr"(in 37 reviews)
"Residents"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
"Residents"(in 42 reviews)
"Leasing"(in 37 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Leasing Consultant

I have been working at UDR full-time for less than a year

Pros

-great team -salary -incentives/housing discount -innovative -open for changes

Cons

Nothing that I have in mind

Advice to Management

I can’t say nothing but good things about the management, UDR is a great company to work at

"Manager"Jul 24, 2022

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at AvalonBay Communities full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Avalonbay is a great place to work and is full of people who care. Spirit of caring is a core value that’s expressed in the collaborative, supportive and always improving attitude it’s culture.

Cons

I don’t know if any major cons

Job Postings

Both UDR and AvalonBay Communities have 1 of recently posted open jobs.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
UDR company logo1 Jobs
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4 days ago
Resident Service Manager 2Huntington Beach, CA
15 days ago
15 days ago
Maintenance TechnicianNewport Beach, CA
4 days ago
Recent Jobs
AvalonBay Communities company logo1 Jobs
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30+ days ago
23 days ago
Assistant Property ManagerWest Palm Beach, FL
7 days ago
PorterWoodland Hills, CA
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