Compare ALDI vs DSW BETA

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

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DSW

Employee Ratings

  • ALDI scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • DSW scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 6500 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2778 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than DSW employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.4
DSW employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than ALDI employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Jason Hart
78%
78%Jason Hart
CEO Approval
DSW Ceo Roger Rawlins
78%
78%Roger Rawlins
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
DSW employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than ALDI employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than DSW employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
46%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, ALDI salaries averaged $27,340 higher than DSW.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager830 Salaries
$65,534/yr
Sales Associate126 Salaries
$14/hr
District Manager673 Salaries
$92,850/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager246 Salaries
$76,347/yr
Sales Associate927 Salaries
$11/hr
Assistant Manager84 Salaries
$21/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at DSW.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at ALDI.
  • "Rewards program" was the most mentioned Con at DSW.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 750 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 525 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 194 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 152 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 436 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 359 reviews)
Cons
"Rewards program"(in 166 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 82 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Jun 18, 2021

Current Intern - Manager

I have been working at ALDI

Pros

Your team makes you here. Pay.

Cons

Long hours no work life balance for pay.

"I like it"Jun 18, 2021

Current Employee - Sales Supervisor

I have been working at DSW part-time

Pros

Good management, good discount, fun peiple

Cons

Retail environmental in general sucks

Job Postings

ALDI has 11,878 more recently posted open jobs than DSW.