Compare Instacart vs Blue Apron BETA

See how working at Instacart vs. Blue Apron 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 Instacart vs. Blue Apron. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Instacart

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Blue Apron

Employee Ratings

  • Instacart scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Blue Apron scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 526 reviews)
Instacart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Blue Apron employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 286 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Instacart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Blue Apron employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Blue Apron employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Instacart Ceo Apoorva Mehta
57%
57%Apoorva Mehta
CEO Approval
Blue Apron Ceo Linda Kozlowski
78%
78%Linda Kozlowski
Blue Apron employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than Instacart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Instacart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Blue Apron employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
47%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Instacart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than Blue Apron employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
27%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Instacart.
  • "Blue apron" was the most mentioned Pro at Blue Apron.
  • "Batches" was the most mentioned Con at Instacart.
  • "Blue apron" was the most mentioned Con at Blue Apron.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 214 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 201 reviews)
Pros
"Blue apron"(in 27 reviews)
"Free lunch"(in 14 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Batches"(in 195 reviews)
"Wear and tear"(in 87 reviews)
Cons
"Blue apron"(in 15 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 15 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Software Engineer

I have been working at Instacart full-time

Pros

Exciting, fast-paced, high growth environment. Opportunities for personal development. Good benefits

Cons

Fast pace can be exhausting

Advice to Management

Growth is not simply attracting talent, but also keeping the talent you have happy. Work-life balance often feels strained by the high growth mindset.

Current Employee - Customer Experience

I have been working at Blue Apron full-time

Pros

really awesome people, election day is a holiday (we get the day off), employees get half off their subscription

Cons

long hours, complicated problems with customers, really strict about being on time and schedules, difficult to advance career

Job Postings

Instacart has 14,512 more recently posted open jobs than Blue Apron.