Compare Kmart vs PetSmart BETA

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

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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • Kmart scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
  • PetSmart scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
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)
3.3
(based on 5932 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
3.2
PetSmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Kmart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Kmart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kmart Ceo Edward S. Lampert
51%
51%Edward S. Lampert
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
52%
52%J.K. Symancyk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Kmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

PetSmart has 212 more total submitted salaries than Kmart.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier989 Salaries
$9/hr
Pharmacist353 Salaries
$137,117/yr
SERVICE ADVISOR224 Salaries
$39,193/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager801 Salaries
$67,751/yr
Pet Care Associate868 Salaries
$11/hr
Customer Care463 Salaries
$31,216/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Kmart.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Kmart.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 221 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 216 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 354 reviews)
"No raises"(in 285 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Team Lead

I have been working at Kmart part-time

Pros

Management was friendly and they provide Flexible hours

Cons

It is a very outdated store there is room for improvement

Current Employee - Pets Hotel Associate

I have been working at PetSmart full-time

Pros

Good hours and pay, fun working with animals

Cons

overnight shifts aren’t very fun

Job Postings

PetSmart has 21,695 more recently posted open jobs than Kmart.