Compare UPS vs US Forest Service BETA

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

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US Forest Service

Employee Ratings

  • UPS scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • US Forest Service scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 16293 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 458 reviews)
US Forest Service employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than US Forest Service employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.5
US Forest Service employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.7
US Forest Service employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo David Abney
68%
68%David Abney
CEO Approval
US Forest Service Ceo Vicki Christiansen
88%
88%Vicki Christiansen
US Forest Service employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
US Forest Service employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

UPS has 18,783 more total submitted salaries than US Forest Service.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Part Time Package Handler2525 Salaries
$14/hr
Part Time Supervisor1102 Salaries
$19/hr
IRA333 Salaries
$15/hr
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$17/hr
Contract Specialist5 Salaries
$60,422/yr
Intern9 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Work outside" was the most mentioned Pro at US Forest Service.
  • UPS had 763 more reviews than US Forest Service that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1353 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1168 reviews)
Pros
"Work outside"(in 30 reviews)
"Work outdoors"(in 29 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 784 reviews)
"Part time"(in 665 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 21 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 18 reviews)
Featured Review
"good job"Dec 18, 2020

Current Employee - UPS Package Handler

I have been working at UPS part-time

Pros

very satisfying building a good wall

Cons

a lot of hard labor

Advice to Management

make sure your supervisors are confident in their work.

Former Employee - Visitor Information Specialist

I worked at US Forest Service part-time for more than a year

Pros

Good training, great networking opportunities, plenty of opportunities to explore the forest and meet with the community

Cons

Selling passes and answering the same questions gets a little old.

Advice to Management

None, you are at the mercy of a federal budget and always make the best with what you have

Job Postings

US Forest Service has 6,565 more recently posted open jobs than UPS.