Compare Air Force Reserve vs U.S. Army Reserve BETA

See how U.S. Army Reserve vs. Air Force Reserve compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Air Force Reserve

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U.S. Army Reserve

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 319 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 671 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.4
Career Opportunities
4.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Culture & Values
4.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Air Force Reserve Ceo Donald Trump
78%
78%Donald Trump
CEO Approval
U.S. Army Reserve Ceo Jeffrey W. Talley
69%
69%Jeffrey W. Talley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
95%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
74%
Positive Business Outlook
47%

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What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 35 reviews)
"Civilian"(in 19 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 42 reviews)
"Soldiers"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Active duty"(in 21 reviews)
"Deployments"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Deployments"(in 45 reviews)
"Military"(in 36 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Aerospace Medical Technician

I have been working at Air Force Reserve for more than 5 years

Pros

Worthwhile mission Foster a culture of continuous improvement via training, education, duty setting variety

Cons

Available duty/training opportunities are based highly on annual budget, even if there are personnel openings and you personally meet the minimum qualifications.

"Army Reserve"15 Feb 2020

Current Employee - Signal Support Systems Specialist

I have been working at U.S. Army Reserve part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

School benefits are great and for everyone that joins.

Cons

Time away from family and missing important things.

Job Postings