Compare Family Dollar Stores vs Kroger BETA

See how working at Family Dollar Stores vs. Kroger 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 Family Dollar Stores vs. Kroger. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Family Dollar Stores

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Kroger

Employee Ratings

  • Kroger 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)
2.8
(based on 3644 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 12057 reviews)
Kroger employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Kroger employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.4
Work-life balance
2.9
Kroger employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
2.7
Kroger employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.6
Culture & Values
3.1
Kroger employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Family Dollar Stores Ceo Gary M. Philbin
44%
44%Gary M. Philbin
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
45%
45%Rodney McMullen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
38%
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Kroger employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
32%
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Kroger employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Kroger has 13,628 more total submitted salaries than Family Dollar Stores.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager652 Salaries
$45,786/yr
Assistant Manager450 Salaries
$11/hr
ASM Manager41 Salaries
$35,720/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Courtesy Clerk838 Salaries
$9/hr
Co-Manager256 Salaries
$46,810/yr
Fuel Clerk368 Salaries
$9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Kroger had 389 more reviews than Family Dollar Stores that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Family Dollar Stores.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Kroger.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 60 reviews)
"New people"(in 58 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 508 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 449 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 154 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 145 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 373 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 352 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Assistant Store Manager Family Dollar

I worked at Family Dollar Stores full-time

Pros

Plenty of hours Easy to get overtime Easy job

Cons

High turnover rates Young employees don’t help, leaving extra work for management

Former Employee - Front End Clerk

I worked at Kroger part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great team with which to work

Cons

Not a big enough team

Job Postings

Family Dollar Stores has 3,540 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.