Compare Hy-Vee vs Principal Financial Group BETA

See how working at Hy-Vee vs. Principal Financial Group 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 Hy-Vee vs. Principal Financial Group. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Hy-Vee

Employee Ratings

  • Principal Financial Group scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2235 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 846 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Principal Financial Group employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Hy-Vee employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
Principal Financial Group employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Hy-Vee employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.7
Principal Financial Group employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Hy-Vee employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Hy-Vee Ceo Randy Edeker
63%
63%Randy Edeker
CEO Approval
Principal Financial Group Ceo Daniel J. Houston
91%
91%Daniel J. Houston
Principal Financial Group employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Hy-Vee employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Principal Financial Group employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Hy-Vee employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Principal Financial Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Hy-Vee employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Hy-Vee has 2,310 more total submitted salaries than Principal Financial Group.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Clerk24 Salaries
$10/hr
Customer Service30 Salaries
$10/hr
Product Specialist23 Salaries
$50,386/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Intern - Hourly31 Salaries
$16/hr
Call Center Representative22 Salaries
$33,531/yr
Associate Technical Sales26 Salaries
$76,487/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Hy-Vee.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at Principal Financial Group.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Hy-Vee.
  • "Des moines" was the most mentioned Con at Principal Financial Group.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 171 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 167 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 193 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 61 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 109 reviews)
"Part time"(in 92 reviews)
Cons
"Des moines"(in 35 reviews)
"No cons"(in 21 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Assistant Project Manager

I worked at Hy-Vee full-time for less than a year

Pros

Plenty of opportunities to grow!

Cons

The company has a very corporate feel.

"Great place."Aug 12, 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Principal Financial Group full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great place to work, recommended.

Cons

takes time to grow in very big companies,

Job Postings

Hy-Vee has 1,602 more recently posted open jobs than Principal Financial Group.