Compare Family Dollar Stores vs Walmart BETA

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

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Walmart

Employee Ratings

  • Walmart 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 3419 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 56828 reviews)
Walmart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.4
Work-life balance
3.0
Walmart employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
2.8
Walmart 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
Walmart 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
45%
45%Gary M. Philbin
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
67%
67%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
36%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Walmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 21% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
33%
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Walmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Family Dollar Stores employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Walmart has 58,880 more total submitted salaries than Family Dollar Stores.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager462 Salaries
$47,172/yr
Assistant Manager358 Salaries
$11/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier87 Salaries
$9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Store Manager1594 Salaries
$50,707/yr
Assistant Manager1691 Salaries
$50,812/yr
Sales Associate1583 Salaries
$11/hr

What Employees Say

  • Walmart had 2,607 more reviews than Family Dollar Stores that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Walmart had 1,433 more reviews than Family Dollar Stores that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 57 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 57 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2664 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1420 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 153 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 140 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1573 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1196 reviews)
Featured Review
"Listen"Nov 24, 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

They are good people to work for.

Cons

They could pay a living wage.

Advice to Management

Be open and pay them well.

"Great"Oct 6, 2020

Former Employee - Grocery Stocker

I worked at Walmart part-time

Pros

Great job for high school student

Cons

Limited hours for high school student

Job Postings

Walmart has 129,216 more recently posted open jobs than Family Dollar Stores.