MarketBox Alternative

Comparing Jobber vs

Jobber is a powerful yet simple MarketBox alternative with all the features you need to organize
your field service business, at a straightforward price. Here’s why you should try Jobber.

Top-rated home service businesses run on Jobber

Jobber is your business’ command center. Our easy-to-use app powers your sales, operations, and customer service—all in one place.

Jobber vs MarketBox

Both Jobber and MarketBox offer job scheduling to help you schedule your team while they’re out in the field so they get to the right place at the right time.

Learn more about Jobber’s scheduling software

Both Jobber and MarketBox include a client portal with every plan.

Jobber’s client hub is a self-serve online experience that makes it easy for clients to approve quotes, check appointment details, pay invoices, and even request more work—anytime, anywhere, all in one place.

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MarketBox only allows you to offer services and packages that your clients pick themselves. You can’t give your clients custom quotes that fit their home service needs to a tee.

Jobber helps you quickly build professional-looking quotes with custom line items. Clients can approve and pay deposits on quotes through client hub, and you can even send automated follow-ups to turn outstanding quotes into paying jobs.

Learn more about Jobber’s quoting software

MarketBox only offers email support to their customers, which leaves you waiting for a response while you’re trying to solve a problem.

Jobber offers 100% free, award-winning support over the phone, through in-app chat, or by email so you can access the support you need, when you need it. Call us and expect to speak to someone within 36 seconds on average.

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MarketBox only offers integrations with their product for customers on their highest-tier plan.

Jobber offers integrations with commonly used business tools like Zapier, Mailchimp, Stripe, Responsibid, Nicejob, and Google Local Services Ads. And they’re available with every plan.

Learn more about Jobber’s integrations

MarketBox doesn’t list their pricing on their website—you need to contact them for more information.

Jobber’s pricing is up front and easy to find on our website so you can quickly find the right software for your home service business.

Not sure which plan you want? No problem—just sign up for a free 14-day trial and try all of our features to see which ones you need.

Learn more about Jobber’s pricing plans

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Job Scheduling

“As a project manager, Jobber’s schedule is the most important feature.  Never miss an appointment or a scheduled task.”
Michael Swezey, MCM Construction Services

Client Hub

“Jobber’s development team invests a lot of time into Client Hub. The appearance is sexy and it’s an easy way to impress your clients.”
Adam Sylvester, Charlottesville Lawn Care

Custom Quoting

“Clean and clear itemized estimates with accurate numbers. If the job requires a deposit, I can simply add it to the proposal and it’ll be sent out to the client all at the same time. Once they approve it, they can easily pay the deposit online. Jobber is too easy to be real!”
Jonathan Bonilla, Bonilla’s Landscapes

Award-Winning Support

“You can ask a question right in the chat. You don’t have to deal with finding contact info and then calling or emailing. If you have an issue, it’s right there. It’s why I chose Jobber.”
Luisa Vesga, VMech Mechanical

Powerful Integrations

“With Jobber’s Zapier integration, I integrated Acuity Scheduling, PandaDoc, Hubspot, Dialpad, and Google Apps. It has saved me so much time. No more double or triple entry.”
Jeffrey Kerr, Marlin Wastewater Services

Transparent Pricing

“Jobber costs me $100 a month, which translates to a dollar a customer. It’s worth your time. It takes me a minute to enter a customer. It used to take me four. My time alone is worth $100 a month.”
Andrew Weins, JDog Junk Removal and Hauling
The Bottom Line
Our customers deliver more than $6 billion annually in services. Join them.


Struggling with invoicing, scheduling, payments, and keeping track of really important info? Check out our basic features, or explore more options on our other pricing plans.

Quoting and Invoicing

Customize Jobber quotes and invoices. Include your branding, discounts, required deposits, and contract terms, and collect all payments through Jobber.

The quoting process automatically begins once you schedule on-site assessments. Your clients can sign and approve quotes, or request changes right in client hub. Finish up with a deposit collection after a quote is approved.

Jobber will remind you to create and send invoices and track payment progress along the way.


Credit Card Payments

Accept credit cards right on the job site, or give your clients the opportunity to pay online through your client hub when you send them an invoice.

You can securely save your client’s credit card information with Jobber’s online credit card payments and instantly charge them when work is done.

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Client Hub

Client hub allows your clients to view their records, pay outstanding invoices, and request new work. It’s all in one place and at their convenience.

Clients can access client hub through a secure personalized link included with each of your emailed quotes and invoices. That means no pesky passwords, just great customer service.

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Scheduling and Dispatching

Schedule faster: create a job, choose a client, and assign it to your team based on their daily progress meters. Easily make adjustments on the fly.

Sort your calendar items and tasks by status (such as unscheduled, overdue, upcoming, or completed) and get a clear visual of multiple team members’ availability. You’ll never overbook, underbook, or doublebook again.

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Powerful CRM

Keep track of important client details whether you’re at the office or out in the field. Your team will never drop the ball, and everyone will always be on the same page.

Jobber’s CRM is fully customizable. See full client billing and invoice history, search for client information, and attach PDFs and photos to accounts. You can easily search for specific information and client accounts.

Everyone on your team will have access to important details that will improve efficiency and customer service.

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Jobber offers 20 built-in, customizable reports. You’ll always know exactly how your business is doing.

Get reports on finances, service, work, and clients so you can make smart business decisions that impact your bottom line and customer satisfaction.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! We offer an app that works on iOS and Android phones. That way, your whole team can use Jobber when they’re out in the field.
There are no activation fees when you sign up with Jobber. Everything in your plan is included in the monthly or annual subscription fee, including customer and technical support.
Start a live chat with our Success Team by clicking the speech bubble icons in the top right-hand corner of your Jobber account screen. Otherwise, give us a call at 1-888-721-1115, ext. 2. We’re available Monday to Friday, 6:15 am to 5:00 pm MT (8:15 am to 7:00 pm ET).
We offer various pricing plans with premium features to suit your business and team’s needs and goals.
We sure do! Jobber supports multi-user capability based on different pricing plans.
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Jobber is a leading MarketBox alternative with all the home features you need to grow your home service business, plus award-winning support and transparent pricing.