Compare Ace Hardware vs True Value BETA

See how working at Ace Hardware vs. True Value 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 Ace Hardware vs. True Value. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Ace Hardware

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True Value

Employee Ratings

  • Ace Hardware 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)
3.8
(based on 1486 reviews)
Ace Hardware employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 349 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Ace Hardware employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Ace Hardware employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Ace Hardware employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Ace Hardware employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ace Hardware Ceo John Venhuizen
91%
91%John Venhuizen
Ace Hardware employees rated their CEO Approval 67% higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
True Value Ceo Chris Kempa
24%
24%Chris Kempa
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Ace Hardware employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 26% higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
46%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Ace Hardware employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 28% higher than True Value employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
26%

Salaries

Ace Hardware has 1,231 more total submitted salaries than True Value.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate146 Salaries
$10/hr
Cashier96 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager48 Salaries
$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate17 Salaries
$11/hr
Store Manager15 Salaries
$34,379/yr
Product Merchant7 Salaries
$81,585/yr

What Employees Say

  • Ace Hardware had 45 more reviews than True Value that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Ace Hardware had 38 more reviews than True Value that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Learn a lot"(in 74 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 64 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 19 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 47 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 47 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 9 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 8 reviews)
Featured Review
"Sales"Feb 24, 2021

Current Employee - Salesman

I have been working at Ace Hardware full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great Perks for the time I am there

Cons

Entry level job not long term

Advice to Management

Help try to advance an employee

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at True Value part-time

Pros

Friendly staff, fun work environment

Cons

Some long weekend hours are necessary

Job Postings

Ace Hardware has 2,201 more recently posted open jobs than True Value.