Compare Kmart vs Lowe's Home Improvement BETA

See how working at Kmart vs. Lowe's Home Improvement 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 Kmart vs. Lowe's Home Improvement. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Kmart

Employee Ratings

  • Kmart scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Lowe's Home Improvement scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, 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)
3.3
(based on 5514 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 25114 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.3
Lowe's Home Improvement employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Kmart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Lowe's Home Improvement employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Kmart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Kmart employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Lowe's Home Improvement employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kmart Ceo Edward S. Lampert
51%
51%Edward S. Lampert
CEO Approval
Lowe's Home Improvement Ceo Marvin Ellison
68%
68%Marvin Ellison
Lowe's Home Improvement employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Kmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Lowe's Home Improvement employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Kmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Lowe's Home Improvement employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Kmart employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Lowe's Home Improvement has 34,468 more total submitted salaries than Kmart.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
SERVICE ADVISOR224 Salaries
$39,193/yr
Cashier989 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager59 Salaries
$56,535/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Associate3183 Salaries
$14/hr
Head Cashier2052 Salaries
$14/hr
Department Manager2811 Salaries
$21/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Kmart.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lowe's Home Improvement.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Kmart.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Lowe's Home Improvement.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 221 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 216 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1522 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1089 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 354 reviews)
"No raises"(in 285 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 609 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 530 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Kmart part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great work environment. Friendly staff. Flexible hours.

Cons

Old technology. Some shifts were slow.

"best"Apr 6, 2021

Current Employee - Systems Engineer

I have been working at Lowe's Home Improvement full-time for more than a year

Pros

it makes u feel like oqn house

Cons

no cons no negative in this

Job Postings

Lowe's Home Improvement has 16,771 more recently posted open jobs than Kmart.