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)
2.9
(based on 4316 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 33829 reviews)
The Home Depot employees rated their Overall Rating 0.9 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.4
Work-life balance
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Work-life balance 1.1 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
3.4
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 0.9 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.5
Culture & Values
3.8
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 1.3 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
80%
80%Craig Menear
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 38% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
38%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 33% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
32%
Positive Business Outlook
64%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 32% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.

Salaries

The Home Depot has 68,511 more total submitted salaries than Family Dollar Stores.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative224 Salaries
$10/hr
Store Manager785 Salaries
$49,094/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier138 Salaries
$10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative6249 Salaries
$34,043/yr
Merchandising4079 Salaries
$30,337/yr
Sales Associate2195 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Family dollar" was the most mentioned Pro at Family Dollar Stores.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • The Home Depot had 846 more reviews than Family Dollar Stores that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Family dollar"(in 147 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 89 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1228 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1224 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 192 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 171 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 1100 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1038 reviews)
Featured Review
"I’m not sure"Jun 29, 2021

Current Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier

I have been working at Family Dollar Stores part-time

Pros

Love the management and crew

Cons

Wouldn’t allow the opportunity to move up or give the help the corporate site offers

Advice to Management

Listen to employees a little more and really hear them when they want to move up give them the opportunity and show them what they need to do I had to read multiple websites cuz no one would tell me... anything

"Great company"Nov 4, 2021

Current Employee - Sales Associate

I have been working at The Home Depot full-time

Pros

Great company to work for

Cons

No cons that I can list

Job Postings

Family Dollar Stores has 3,648 more recently posted open jobs than The Home Depot.
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