Compare UPS vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon 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)
3.5
(based on 15518 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 50490 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo David Abney
67%
67%David Abney
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
84%
84%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 51,835 more total submitted salaries than UPS.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Industrial Engineering Supervisor71 Salaries
$72,357/yr
Part Time Supervisor397 Salaries
$18/hr
Operations Supervisor168 Salaries
$67,529/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II6329 Salaries
$144,788/yr
Area Manager1098 Salaries
$54,983/yr
Operations Manager540 Salaries
$105,664/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 1,743 more reviews than UPS that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1320 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1103 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2344 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1754 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 759 reviews)
"Part time"(in 661 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2502 reviews)
"No work life"(in 788 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great People"Dec 3, 2020

Former Employee - Captain

I worked at UPS full-time

Pros

Good pay, friendly staff and lots of support

Cons

Work schedule was a little hard at times but that’s just me

"It's Great!"Nov 18, 2020

Current Employee - Legal Assistant

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Great Future, Pay, Benefits, and More

Cons

Avoid if you don't like hard work

Job Postings

UPS has 34,243 more recently posted open jobs than Amazon.