Compare Family Dollar Stores vs The Home Depot BETA

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

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The Home Depot

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot 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)
3.7
(based on 23894 reviews)
The Home Depot employees rated their Overall Rating 1.0 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.3
Work-life balance
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Work-life balance 1.2 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.3
Senior Management
3.4
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 1.1 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.4
Culture & Values
3.8
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 1.4 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
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
82%
82%Craig Menear
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 40% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
33%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 40% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
31%
Positive Business Outlook
64%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 33% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.

Salaries

The Home Depot has 28,743 more total submitted salaries than Family Dollar Stores.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager460 Salaries
$46,962/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier84 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager353 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1521 Salaries
$11/hr
Sales Associate1262 Salaries
$12/hr
Department Supervisor761 Salaries
$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Family Dollar Stores.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Family Dollar Stores.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at The Home Depot.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 56 reviews)
"Great people"(in 55 reviews)
Pros
"Part time"(in 911 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 905 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 150 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 139 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 947 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 579 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Family Dollar Stores part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

I liked the hours and I got along with everyone I worked with!!

Cons

I have no problems working there, it was seasonal though...

"Good"Aug 19, 2020

Current Employee - Home Depot Sales Associate

I have been working at The Home Depot part-time

Pros

Company benefits team people environment

Cons

Pay hours schedule training managers

Job Postings

The Home Depot has 41,865 more recently posted open jobs than Family Dollar Stores.