Compare CarMax vs Rent A Wheel BETA

See how working at CarMax vs. Rent A Wheel 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 CarMax vs. Rent A Wheel. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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CarMax

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Rent A Wheel

Employee Ratings

  • Rent A Wheel 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)
3.7
(based on 3999 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 108 reviews)
Rent A Wheel employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
4.2
Rent A Wheel employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
Rent A Wheel employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.6
Rent A Wheel employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
4.1
Rent A Wheel employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
CarMax Ceo Bill Nash
77%
77%Bill Nash
CEO Approval
Rent A Wheel Ceo John Bowlin & Don Sabino
90%
90%John Bowlin & Don Sabino
Rent A Wheel employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Rent A Wheel employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Positive Business Outlook
81%
Rent A Wheel employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than CarMax employees rated theirs.

Salaries

CarMax has 6,215 more total submitted salaries than Rent A Wheel.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Consultant560 Salaries
$34,848/yr
Buyer336 Salaries
$52,551/yr
Detailer167 Salaries
$29,041/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Account Representative4 Salaries
$14/hr
Assistant Manager17 Salaries
$16/hr
Tire Technician3 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Cars" was the most mentioned Pro at CarMax.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Rent A Wheel.
  • CarMax had 164 more reviews than Rent A Wheel that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Cars"(in 207 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 201 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 8 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 167 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 155 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 4 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 3 reviews)
Featured Review
"Mechanic"May 6, 2021

Current Employee - Service Technician

I have been working at CarMax full-time

Pros

Good pay and good management

Cons

There is a lot of ot

Current Employee - District Manager

I have been working at Rent A Wheel full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Uncapped bonus plan paid monthly!

Cons

sometimes slow to react to market

Job Postings

CarMax has 5,994 more recently posted open jobs than Rent A Wheel.