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 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 18676 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 70017 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.4
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.6
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
66%
66%Carol B. Tomé
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Jeff Bezos
81%
81%Jeff Bezos
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 6,384 more total submitted salaries than UPS.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Warehouse Operative9 Salaries
£10/hr
Delivery Driver55 Salaries
£13/hr
Manager6 Salaries
£46,636/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Fulfillment Associate363 Salaries
£10/hr
Delivery Driver189 Salaries
£14/hr
Area Manager219 Salaries
£37,662/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 2,026 more reviews than UPS that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1384 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1255 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 2525 reviews)
"Work culture"(in 1891 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 826 reviews)
"Part time"(in 679 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 2852 reviews)
"No work life"(in 858 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"14 Mar 2021

Former Employee - Warehouse

I worked at UPS part-time

Pros

Good pay, own boss and relaxed

Cons

A lot of hard work

Current Employee - Finance Manager

I have been working at Amazon full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Customer centric, insists on highest standards, great peer group, variety of projects to gain great experience

Cons

Challenging projects, time management, deliverables, meetings, project timelines

Job Postings

Amazon has 90,382 more recently posted open jobs than UPS.