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)
4.4
(based on 284 reviews)
Uber employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 507 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
4.0
Uber employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.3
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
4.2
Uber employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Uber employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Uber employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Uber Ceo Dara Khosrowshahi
99%
99%Dara Khosrowshahi
Uber employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Lyft Ceo Logan Green
75%
75%Logan Green
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Uber employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Uber employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Lyft employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • Uber had 148 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 287 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 276 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 128 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 97 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Riders"(in 400 reviews)
"Wear and tear"(in 364 reviews)
Cons
"Passengers"(in 229 reviews)
"Rides"(in 214 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Senior Program Manager

I worked at Uber full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good knowledge and Leadership is supportive and helpful

Cons

There can be more roles and opportunities for people to move across offices and grow and diversify

I worked at Lyft

Pros

Good pay, genuinely helpful management, full benefits

Cons

Deal with irate drivers very often.

Job Postings

Uber has 1,391 more recently posted open jobs than Lyft.