Compare Universal Protection Service vs Alder BETA

See how working at Universal Protection Service vs. Alder 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 Universal Protection Service vs. Alder. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Universal Protection Service

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Alder

Employee Ratings

  • Alder 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)
2.6
(based on 783 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 81 reviews)
Alder employees rated their Overall Rating 1.1 higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Alder employees rated their Career Opportunities 1.2 higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Alder employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.6
Work-life balance
3.7
Alder employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.1
Senior Management
3.4
Alder employees rated their Senior Management 1.3 higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.3
Culture & Values
3.2
Alder employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Universal Protection Service Ceo Steve Jones
36%
36%Steve Jones
CEO Approval
Alder Ceo Adam Schanz
83%
83%Adam Schanz
Alder employees rated their CEO Approval 47% higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
41%
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Alder employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Alder employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than Universal Protection Service employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Universal Protection Service has 650 more total submitted salaries than Alder.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Security Supervisor31 Salaries
$14/hr
Operations Manager12 Salaries
$46,962/yr
Site Supervisor8 Salaries
$17/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Tech Support Supervisor5 Salaries
$14/hr
Scheduling Coordinator2 Salaries
$13/hr
Supervisor3 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Uniforms" was the most mentioned Pro at Universal Protection Service.
  • "Great people" was the most mentioned Pro at Alder.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Universal Protection Service.
  • "No benefits" was the most mentioned Con at Alder.
Pros
Pros
"Uniforms"(in 26 reviews)
"Decent pay"(in 19 reviews)
Pros
"Great people"(in 7 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 54 reviews)
"Pay no"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"No benefits"(in 15 reviews)
"Sales reps"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review
"Security Guard"Sep 30, 2017

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Universal Protection Service full-time

Pros

full time work at average pay

Cons

Hours and management is lacking

Current Employee - Direct Sales Representative

I have been working at Alder full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great culture, with emphasis on success and constant progression.

Cons

Customer service is still catching up to the high volume of excited new customers.

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