Compare Union Pacific vs UPS BETA

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

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • UPS 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)
2.1
(based on 1890 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 18571 reviews)
UPS employees rated their Overall Rating 1.5 higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.1
Career Opportunities
3.5
UPS employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.4 higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
1.7
Work-life balance
3.2
UPS employees rated their Work-life balance 1.5 higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
1.6
Senior Management
3.1
UPS employees rated their Senior Management 1.5 higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
1.8
Culture & Values
3.2
UPS employees rated their Culture & Values 1.4 higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Union Pacific Ceo Lance Fritz
10%
10%Lance Fritz
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
67%
67%Carol B. Tomé
UPS employees rated their CEO Approval 57% higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
17%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
UPS employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 47% higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
19%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
UPS employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 35% higher than Union Pacific employees rated theirs.

Salaries

UPS has 39,597 more total submitted salaries than Union Pacific.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Diesel Locomotive Electrician103 Salaries
$33/hr
Manager57 Salaries
$100,013/yr
Railroad Conductor419 Salaries
$76,806/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Part Time Package Handler3585 Salaries
$15/hr
Part Time Supervisor1237 Salaries
$19/hr
Preloader553 Salaries
$50,742/yr

What Employees Say

  • UPS had 1,049 more reviews than Union Pacific that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Union Pacific.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at UPS.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 206 reviews)
"Pay and benefits"(in 188 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1384 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1255 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 135 reviews)
"Call 24 7"(in 92 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 826 reviews)
"Part time"(in 679 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Diesel Electrician

I have been working at Union Pacific full-time

Pros

Decent compensation and excellent benefits. Great retirement program.

Cons

Inefficient and frustrating, at times. Precision railroading has left us without enough manpower.

Advice to Management

Roll back some personnel cuts.

"Good overall"May 7, 2021

Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate

I have been working at UPS part-time

Pros

good pay, flexible hours, yeah

Cons

None really to he honest

Job Postings

UPS has 9,728 more recently posted open jobs than Union Pacific.