Compare US Department of the Interior vs National Park Service BETA

See how National Park Service vs. US Department of the Interior compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 114 reviews)
3.8
(based on 363 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.2
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
3.5
Work-life balance
3.9
3.5
Senior Management
2.8
2.8
Culture & Values
3.2
3.8
CEO Approval
US Department of the Interior Ceo Ryan Zinke
38%Ryan Zinke
National Park Service Ceo Michael T. Reynolds
66%Michael T. Reynolds
% Recommend to a friend
67%
81%
Positive Business Outlook
48%
44%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Special Agent1 Salaries
$123,770/yr
Intern4 Salaries
$15/hr
IT Specialist6 Salaries
$98,212/yr
Park Ranger20 Salaries
$43,075/yr
Biological Science Technician14 Salaries
$16/hr
IT Specialist7 Salaries
$69,348/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Work life balance"(in 10 reviews)
"Telework"(in 8 reviews)
"Beautiful places"(in 29 reviews)
"Visitors"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
"Doi"(in 7 reviews)
"Full time"(in 5 reviews)
"Parks"(in 26 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 21 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Media Specialist

I worked at US Department of the Interior for more than a year

Pros

Travel, Coworkers, flexibility, Nature of work, Collaboration

Cons

Trump Administration ruined and ended my time there

Current Intern - Park Guide

I have been working at National Park Service

Pros

Relaxed work environment, fun coworkers.

Cons

Low pay and isolated living arrangements.

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