Compare US Air Force vs US Navy BETA

See how US Navy vs. US Air Force compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 13361 reviews)
3.9
(based on 13006 reviews)
Career Opportunities
4.2
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.4
4.2
Work-life balance
3.2
2.5
Senior Management
3.3
3.0
Culture & Values
4.0
3.8
CEO Approval
US Air Force Ceo Gen. David L. Goldfein
94%Gen. David L. Goldfein
US Navy Ceo Sean Stackley
80%Sean Stackley
% Recommend to a friend
85%
78%
Positive Business Outlook
65%
56%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
O3 - Air Force - Captain215 Salaries
$87,328/yr
Crew Chief70 Salaries
$43,235/yr
Avionics Technician105 Salaries
$45,598/yr
Naval Officer206 Salaries
$97,422/yr
O3 - Navy - Lieutenant254 Salaries
$97,339/yr
Electronics Technician134 Salaries
$51,950/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1197 reviews)
"Job security"(in 694 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 964 reviews)
"Job security"(in 772 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1207 reviews)
"Military"(in 997 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 1793 reviews)
"Away from family"(in 1552 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Services Craftsman

I worked at US Air Force full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Great opportunity to learn and excel. Opportunity to travel and see the world.

Cons

High deployment rate, not desirable for a family.

"Sailor"Dec 2, 2018

I worked at US Navy

Pros

Challenging, leadership opportunities, travel, training. All in all a great place to start a career, serve you country and be a better person .

Cons

It's the military so it can be quite arduous at times.

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