Compare Uber vs Lyft BETA

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

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Lyft

Employee Ratings

  • Uber 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)
4.3
(based on 566 reviews)
Uber employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 869 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Uber employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Uber employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.1
Work-life balance
3.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Uber employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.4
Uber employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Uber Ceo Dara Khosrowshahi
95%
95%Dara Khosrowshahi
Uber employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Lyft Ceo Logan Green
82%
82%Logan Green
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Uber employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Uber employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Uber has 937 more total submitted salaries than Lyft.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Community Operations Specialist43 Salaries
₹ 4,17,608/yr
Software Engineer41 Salaries
₹ 19,27,122/yr
Business Analyst26 Salaries
₹ 8,80,446/yr
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₹ 84,920/yr

What Employees Say

  • Uber had 183 more reviews than Lyft that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • "Riders" was the most mentioned Con at Uber.
  • "Passengers" was the most mentioned Con at Lyft.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 333 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 323 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 140 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 115 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Riders"(in 424 reviews)
"Wear and tear"(in 401 reviews)
Cons
"Passengers"(in 240 reviews)
"Rides"(in 233 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Senior Business Analyst

I worked at Uber full-time

Pros

Good working conditions providing more flexibility and freedom and reliable managers

Cons

No cons that I can think of here, very helpful at every aspect of time there

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Lyft full-time

Pros

Awesome place to work. Fantastic coworkers.

Cons

None I can think of

Job Postings

Uber has 67,776 more recently posted open jobs than Lyft.