Compare Family Dollar Stores vs PetSmart BETA

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

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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • PetSmart 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)
2.7
(based on 3348 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 5068 reviews)
PetSmart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
PetSmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.3
Work-life balance
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.3
Senior Management
2.9
PetSmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.4
Culture & Values
3.2
PetSmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Family Dollar Stores Ceo Gary M. Philbin
42%
42%Gary M. Philbin
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
44%
44%J.K. Symancyk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
33%
% Recommend to a friend
52%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
31%
Positive Business Outlook
36%
PetSmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PetSmart has 5,432 more total submitted salaries than Family Dollar Stores.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager460 Salaries
$46,962/yr
Customer Service Representative151 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager353 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager425 Salaries
$76,433/yr
Engagement Manager Leader344 Salaries
$32,322/yr
District Manager32 Salaries
$118,350/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Family Dollar Stores.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Family Dollar Stores.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 56 reviews)
"Great people"(in 55 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 422 reviews)
"Animal"(in 177 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 150 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 139 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 439 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 260 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good workers"Oct 17, 2020

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Family Dollar Stores part-time

Pros

They had amazing workers just not costumers

Cons

Customers were mean and rude.

"Great company"Oct 23, 2020

Current Employee - Store Leader

I have been working at PetSmart full-time

Pros

Culture, benefits and team building

Cons

None Aside from reduced labor hours

Job Postings

PetSmart has 28,572 more recently posted open jobs than Family Dollar Stores.