Comparing Jobber vs

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

See Why home service professionals 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.

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Jobber and Successware customers both have access to a CRM so you can keep track of important client information from the office or from out in the field.

Jobber’s CRM lets you attach job notes, photos, and signed contracts.

Plus, you can track leads coming. It’s unclear what features are included in Successware’s CRM.

See how Jobber keeps track of client details on the go

Both Jobber and Successware offer scheduling and dispatching features.

With Jobber’s drag and drop calendar, you can color code jobs and sort your calendar by job status, so you don’t miss tasks on your to-do list. 

You’ll be able to assign work to your team, schedule jobs faster, and work more efficiently with Jobber.

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All Jobber customers enjoy 100% unlimited phone, in-app chat, and email support, no matter what size their business is, or how long they’ve been using Jobber. Got a quick question? Call our support team and expect to speak with someone within an average of 36 seconds.

Successware only offers phone, email, and resource support.

Learn more about Jobber’s award-winning customer service

Both Jobber and Successware offer text messaging but only Jobber provides two-way text messaging to customers.

Instantly communicate with your customers via text, accept their responses, and customize or automate notifications to them.

Learn more about Jobber’s text messaging features

Jobber was voted #1 most user-friendly, most popular, and most affordable by Capterra! With every feature you need without the steep learning curve, it’s easy for your back office and in-field teams to use Jobber on desktop or mobile. 

Successware can’t say the same.

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Successware’s blog is not regularly updated like Jobber Academy.

Plus, Jobber customers get access to the Jobber Entrepreneurship Group, where 1000s of home service businesses share advice, ask questions, and support one another.

Successware customers don’t have the opportunity to constantly learn and grow through these valuable resources.

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Scheduling and Dispatching

“Jobber is keeping our company on track. The scheduling feature has combined three apps that we were using before. We’re able to assign tasks to our employees and get notifications when they’re complete. Plus, I get notified of my own to-dos. Jobber is the one-stop spot that I couldn’t live without.”
—David Kenny, Brolaws Construction

Award-Winning Support

“The best thing is that you can ask a question right in the chat support. 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

Client Communications

“When clients see our automated texts letting them know we’re on our way or reminding them about an appointment, it looks like we’re running a serious operation. The more professional you appear, the more inclined clients will be to use your service and refer you. Jobber adds a level of professionalism to our business.”
Henry Sanchez, Valor Plumbing

User Friendly

“Jobber keeps my schedule, team, billing, and clients all in one easily accessible place. It makes on the fly revisions simple, fast, and efficient. The functionality to manage client communications, accounts, and job information with instant access increases productivity. We can focus on streamlining these generally time-consuming processes.”
Shawn Teal, Shawn the Handyman
The Bottom Line
Jobber 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 & 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 & 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

No! There are no activation fees when you sign up with Jobber. All you need to pay for is your subscription fee. Everything in your plan is included in the price (including customer and technical support).
Yes! We offer an app that works on iOs and Android phones. That way, your whole team can use Jobber in the field.
Easy! You can start a live chat with our Success Team by clicking the speech bubble icons in the top right of your Jobber account screen. Otherwise, give us a call at 1-888-721-1115, ext. 2. We are available from Monday to Friday from 6:15 am MT (8:15 am ET) – 5:00 pm MT (7:00 pm ET). Learn more about our award-winning customer service.
We offer various pricing plans to suit your business and team goals. Get more information about Jobber’s pricing plans and our premium features here.
Yes. Jobber offers several plans to suit your team’s needs. Check out our pricing plans here.
Easily connect with your clients using client hub. No need to ask them to download an app to view invoices and ask for service requests. All you have to do is share your client hub link.
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Jobber is a leading Successware alternative with all the home service business features you need, plus award-winning support and transparent pricing.