Compare Bass Pro Shops vs Cabela's BETA

See how working at Bass Pro Shops vs. Cabela's 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 Bass Pro Shops vs. Cabela's. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Bass Pro Shops

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Cabela's

Employee Ratings

  • Bass Pro Shops scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 1102 reviews)
Bass Pro Shops employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Cabela's employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 1306 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Bass Pro Shops employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Cabela's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Bass Pro Shops Ceo Michael P. McDermott
39%
39%Michael P. McDermott
CEO Approval
Cabela's Ceo Thomas L. Millner
38%
38%Thomas L. Millner
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Bass Pro Shops employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Cabela's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Bass Pro Shops employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Cabela's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Cabela's salaries averaged $1 higher than Bass Pro Shops.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate84 Salaries
$10/hr
Cashier38 Salaries
$10/hr
Team Lead38 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate35 Salaries
$11/hr
Cashier44 Salaries
$11/hr
Team Lead12 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • Cabela's had 16 more reviews than Bass Pro Shops that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Bass Pro Shops.
  • "Credit card" was the most mentioned Con at Cabela's.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 77 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 58 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 93 reviews)
"Outdoors"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 46 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 44 reviews)
Cons
"Credit card"(in 88 reviews)
"Part time"(in 62 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Team Lead

I worked at Bass Pro Shops full-time for more than a year

Pros

Awesome environment , great co-workers.

Cons

High customer volume, huge building.

Advice to Management

Keep great employees, provide more training and support.

"Great Place"Mar 3, 2020

Former Employee - Operations Manager

I worked at Cabela's full-time

Pros

Great Benefits, Great Perks, Great Staff

Cons

There are long hours during the holidays

Advice to Management

Listen to your people more

Job Postings

Bass Pro Shops has 974 more recently posted open jobs than Cabela's.