Compare GameStop vs PetSmart BETA

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

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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)
2.9
(based on 4880 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 5382 reviews)
PetSmart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.6
Career Opportunities
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
3.0
PetSmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.3
PetSmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
GameStop Ceo George Sherman
26%
26%George Sherman
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
49%
49%J.K. Symancyk
PetSmart employees rated their CEO Approval 23% higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
36%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
17%
Positive Business Outlook
40%
PetSmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than GameStop employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PetSmart has 3,979 more total submitted salaries than GameStop.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager989 Salaries
$37,874/yr
Senior Game Advisor479 Salaries
$10/hr
Sales and Service Associate32 Salaries
$44,378/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager433 Salaries
$76,588/yr
Petcare Associate189 Salaries
$10/hr
Engagement Manager Leader344 Salaries
$32,256/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Video games" was the most mentioned Pro at GameStop.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at GameStop.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Video games"(in 549 reviews)
"Free games"(in 208 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 446 reviews)
"Animal"(in 182 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 348 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 180 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 461 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 276 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at GameStop part-time for less than a year

Pros

I like how they have great customers service

Cons

When it's not the holidays preorders and orders are a lot of work

Advice to Management

I'm always going to stay in a good mood when I'm going to work

Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager

I have been working at PetSmart full-time

Pros

Benefits 401k vacation time flex schedule

Cons

Angry customers, dog poop and early mornings

Job Postings

PetSmart has 34,654 more recently posted open jobs than GameStop.