Compare Dollar General vs Spirit Halloween BETA

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

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Spirit Halloween

Employee Ratings

  • Spirit Halloween 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 7702 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1005 reviews)
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Overall Rating 1.0 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.4
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.5
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.8
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Culture & Values 1.1 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Dollar General Ceo Todd Vasos
49%
49%Todd Vasos
CEO Approval
Spirit Halloween Ceo Steven B. Silverstein
81%
81%Steven B. Silverstein
Spirit Halloween employees rated their CEO Approval 32% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
40%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Spirit Halloween employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 39% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Dollar General salaries averaged $21,687 higher than Spirit Halloween.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager1563 Salaries
$46,051/yr
Sales Associate591 Salaries
$21,859/yr
Assistant Manager483 Salaries
$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager93 Salaries
$2,840/mo
Sales Associate114 Salaries
$10/hr
Assistant Manager61 Salaries
$12/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Dollar General.
  • "Fun environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Spirit Halloween.
  • Dollar General had 245 more reviews than Spirit Halloween that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
  • Dollar General had 223 more reviews than Spirit Halloween that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 177 reviews)
"Weekly pay"(in 148 reviews)
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 99 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 61 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 289 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 267 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 44 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 44 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - PT Supervisor and KeyHolder

I have been working at Dollar General part-time for less than a year

Pros

Easy and flexible work hours

Cons

Needs new hires, very short staffed at the moment.

"Easy going"Feb 25, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Spirit Halloween part-time

Pros

Work environment was nice and very team oriented

Cons

just a lot of standing

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