Compare Dollar General vs ALDI BETA

See how working at Dollar General vs. ALDI 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 Dollar General vs. ALDI. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Dollar General

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ALDI

Employee Ratings

  • ALDI 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)
2.9
(based on 7701 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 5604 reviews)
ALDI employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.2 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.5
Work-life balance
2.9
ALDI employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.2
ALDI employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.3
ALDI employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Dollar General Ceo Todd Vasos
49%
49%Todd Vasos
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Jason Hart
79%
79%Jason Hart
ALDI employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
40%
% Recommend to a friend
62%
ALDI employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
57%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Dollar General has 5,203 more total submitted salaries than ALDI.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager1563 Salaries
$46,022/yr
Assistant Manager482 Salaries
$12/hr
Sales Associate591 Salaries
$21,915/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager Trainee380 Salaries
$54,327/yr
Shift Manager421 Salaries
$18/hr
Sales Associate110 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Dollar General.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • ALDI had 92 more reviews than Dollar General that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 177 reviews)
"Weekly pay"(in 148 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 750 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 525 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 289 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 267 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 436 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 359 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Jan 1, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Dollar General part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great working environment awesome employees

Cons

More workers needed so there can be more help

Current Employee - Warehouse Associate

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

Pros

Great starting pay. One dollar raise each year.

Cons

I do not have any cons.

Job Postings

Dollar General has 162,819 more recently posted open jobs than ALDI.