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Updated February 15, 2018
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  1. "Great for extra cash flow"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Uber as a contractor

    Pros

    Cool to help the people

    Cons

    Sometimes customers can be rude


  2. "Uber Expert"

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    Former Contractor - Expert in Los Angeles, CA
    Former Contractor - Expert in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Uber as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Fun and flexible environment. Nice people to work with.

    Cons

    cut hours, very uncomfortable situations you have to deal with involving the partners (drivers).

    Advice to Management

    Prepare people to succeed and stop cutting corners.

  3. "Would work here again"

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    Former Contractor - Data Analyst in Phoenix, AZ
    Former Contractor - Data Analyst in Phoenix, AZ
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at Uber as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great benefits, great free lunches, laid back office style

    Cons

    Inefficient management style. Need more direct projects


  4. "Uber"

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    • Senior Management
    Former Contractor - Growth Specialist in San Francisco, CA
    Former Contractor - Growth Specialist in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Uber as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Commission and bonuses as well as make your own schedule.

    Cons

    No cons noted at this time.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the good work.


  5. "Driver"

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    • Culture & Values
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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Driver in Sacramento, CA
    Current Contractor - Driver in Sacramento, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Uber as a contractor (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    You get to set your own schedule, you meet some very interesting people, longer trips are more profitable than the shorter trips

    Cons

    On short rides driver earns less than half of fare, there seem to have more promotions only in the larger markets

    Advice to Management

    Listen to driver concerns


  6. "A Happy Remote Job"

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    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in San Francisco, CA
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in San Francisco, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Uber as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Excellent work environment for me, personally. I worked remotely 99% of the time, my immediate supervisors were responsive, supportive, and generally easy to work with.

    Cons

    The media and public perception.

    Advice to Management

    Pay drivers more, it will ease tensions and boost public perception. It's the #1 complaint of current and former drivers.


  7. "Fleet Operations Manager"

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    Current Contractor - Fleet Operations Manager in Boston, MA
    Current Contractor - Fleet Operations Manager in Boston, MA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Uber as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    Great company to partner with!

    Cons

    needs partner-company more efficient communication channels.

    Advice to Management

    better treatment of independent contractors. They are the backbone of uber business.

  8. "Rideshare Driver"

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    Current Contractor - Rideshare Driver in San Antonio, TX
    Current Contractor - Rideshare Driver in San Antonio, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Uber as a contractor (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good income, great flexibility, and self employment.

    Cons

    The most common challenge is being given inaccurate locations of riders at the pickup.


  9. "Murp"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I have been working at Uber as a contractor

    Pros

    Work when you want to.

    Cons

    Pay is not worth time

    Advice to Management

    Better support messaging center


  10. "Independent Contractor Driver"

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    • Senior Management
    Current Contractor - Independent Contractor in South Lake Tahoe, CA
    Current Contractor - Independent Contractor in South Lake Tahoe, CA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO

    I have been working at Uber as a contractor (More than a year)

    Pros

    You decide your own hours.

    Cons

    Dealing with a company that could care less about drivers with its only concerns about its bottom line profits.

    Advice to Management

    Treat your drivers well. The better you treat your drivers, the better your drivers will represent your company.


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