Compare Cracker Barrel vs PetSmart BETA

See how working at Cracker Barrel vs. PetSmart 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 Cracker Barrel vs. PetSmart. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Cracker Barrel

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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • Cracker Barrel scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • PetSmart scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 5283 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 6808 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Cracker Barrel Ceo Sandra B. Cochran
69%
69%Sandra B. Cochran
Cracker Barrel employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
52%
52%J.K. Symancyk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Cracker Barrel employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

PetSmart has 5,435 more total submitted salaries than Cracker Barrel.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Server438 Salaries
$8/hr
Associate Manager298 Salaries
$59,548/yr
Financial Analyst3 Salaries
$68,879/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager483 Salaries
$81,188/yr
Petcare Associate124 Salaries
$11/hr
Inventory Auditor360 Salaries
$39,571/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Cracker Barrel.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Cracker Barrel.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 258 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 189 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 561 reviews)
"Animal"(in 211 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 203 reviews)
"Guests"(in 155 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 677 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 495 reviews)
Featured Review
"Yes"Oct 7, 2021

Current Employee - Host

I have been working at Cracker Barrel part-time

Pros

Everyone’s friendly and the customers are good

Cons

Manager doesn’t know how to NOT over work servers

"great"Jan 19, 2022

Current Employee - Senior Software Engineer

I have been working at PetSmart full-time

Pros

it was great to work with petsmart

Cons

I dont have any cons

Job Postings

PetSmart has 13,981 more recently posted open jobs than Cracker Barrel.
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