Compare UPS vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon 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)
3.5
(based on 14552 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 44816 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo David Abney
66%
66%David Abney
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
85%
85%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 1,128 more total submitted salaries than UPS.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Industrial Engineer Specialist2 Salaries
CA$53,821/yr
Part Time Supervisor4 Salaries
CA$2,347/mo
Preloader8 Salaries
CA$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer130 Salaries
CA$104,821/yr
Area Manager41 Salaries
CA$69,000/yr
Associate31 Salaries
CA$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 1,445 more reviews than UPS that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1259 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 997 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2107 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1587 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 711 reviews)
"Part time"(in 637 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2156 reviews)
"No cons"(in 1075 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Truck Driver

I worked at UPS full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great team and positive environment.

Cons

Can't really think of any.

"Seasonal"Aug 25, 2020

Current Employee - Picker

I have been working at Amazon full-time

Pros

Fixed hours shift, good management

Cons

Long shift , lots of walking

Job Postings

Amazon has 13,033 more recently posted open jobs than UPS.