Compare Carnival vs Princess Cruise Lines BETA

See how working at Carnival vs. Princess Cruise Lines 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 Carnival vs. Princess Cruise Lines. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Carnival

Employee Ratings

  • Carnival scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Princess Cruise Lines scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 843 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 450 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.7
Princess Cruise Lines employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Carnival employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Carnival Ceo Arnold W. Donald
92%
92%Arnold W. Donald
CEO Approval
Princess Cruise Lines Ceo  Jan Swartz
92%
92% Jan Swartz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Princess Cruise Lines employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Carnival employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Carnival has 6 more total submitted salaries than Princess Cruise Lines.
Salaries for similar jobs
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₹ 11,808/mo
Software Quality Assurance Engineer and Testers1 Salaries
₹ 53,858/mo
HUMAN RESOURCE EXECUTIVE1 Salaries
₹ 27,185/mo
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What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Carnival.
  • "9 80" was the most mentioned Pro at Princess Cruise Lines.
  • Carnival had 64 more reviews than Princess Cruise Lines that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 45 reviews)
"Cruises"(in 42 reviews)
Pros
"9 80"(in 42 reviews)
"80 schedule"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 117 reviews)
"Cruise"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 53 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 21 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Contractor - HUMAN RESOURCE EXECUTIVE

I worked at Carnival

Pros

One of the best and most popular cruise line in the world

Cons

Contract should be four and two months

Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I have been working at Princess Cruise Lines

Pros

Good pay and good management

Cons

Long duty hours and no off day

Job Postings

Princess Cruise Lines has 24 more recently posted open jobs than Carnival.