Compare Cracker Barrel vs Golden Corral BETA

See how Golden Corral vs. Cracker Barrel compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 3211 reviews)
3.4
(based on 701 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.2
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
2.6
Work-life balance
3.1
3.1
Senior Management
2.9
2.9
Culture & Values
3.4
3.2
CEO Approval
Cracker Barrel Ceo Sandra B. Cochran
73%Sandra B. Cochran
Golden Corral Ceo Lance Trenary
86%Lance Trenary
% Recommend to a friend
55%
54%
Positive Business Outlook
45%
56%

Salaries

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$27,466/yr
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$55,939/yr
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$9/hr
Kitchen Manager108 Salaries
$41,987/yr
General Manager36 Salaries
$64,602/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier1 Salaries
$9/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 163 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 116 reviews)
"Free food"(in 25 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 21 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 129 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 69 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 34 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 20 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great pay"Mar 26, 2019

Former Employee - Server

I worked at Cracker Barrel part-time for less than a year

Pros

Easy and a great environment

Cons

I can’t think of any cons

Current Employee - Field Training Manager

I have been working at Golden Corral full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Golden Corral has never put a limit on how far I can grow within the organization. I've been with GC for 26 years! Never had to look anywhere else.

Cons

I can't think of any cons. I love my job.

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