Compare CVS Health vs Walgreens BETA

See how Walgreens vs. CVS Health compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 15776 reviews)
3.0
(based on 15060 reviews)
Career Opportunities
2.7
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
2.9
Work-life balance
2.6
2.7
Senior Management
2.4
2.6
Culture & Values
2.7
2.9
CEO Approval
CVS Health Ceo Larry J. Merlo
34%Larry J. Merlo
Walgreens Ceo Stefano Pessina
28%Stefano Pessina
% Recommend to a friend
36%
42%
Positive Business Outlook
33%
30%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Pharmacist2313 Salaries
$67/hr
Store Manager764 Salaries
$60,872/yr
Shift Supervisor616 Salaries
$13/hr
Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician714 Salaries
$17/hr
Store Manager559 Salaries
$66,076/yr
Assistant Manager301 Salaries
$45,504/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 547 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 524 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 536 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 507 reviews)
Cons
"Pharmacist"(in 682 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 565 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 431 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 418 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician

I have been working at CVS Health full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great pay, Awesome opportunities, especially the cvs caremark mail order pharmacy, everyone is super friendly and always ready to help

Cons

none in particular that i know of

Current Employee - Designated Hitter

I have been working at Walgreens part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Schedule flexibility Get to meet a lot of people You can make your days as good as you want to make them If you’re a good worker and don’t call off or show up late all the time they will... appreciate you!

Cons

Different stores have different cultures You never know what type of manager you’re gonna get

Job Postings