Compare Kohl's vs Petco BETA

See how working at Kohl's vs. Petco 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 Kohl's vs. Petco. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Kohl's

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Petco

Employee Ratings

  • Kohl's scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Petco scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 13531 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 4339 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Kohl's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Kohl's employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Kohl's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kohl's Ceo Michelle Gass
67%
67%Michelle Gass
Kohl's employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Petco Ceo Ron Coughlin
63%
63%Ron Coughlin
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Kohl's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
48%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Kohl's has 9,442 more total submitted salaries than Petco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1303 Salaries
$11/hr
Sales Floor Associate702 Salaries
$10/hr
Customer Service Associate337 Salaries
$10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate319 Salaries
$26,064/yr
Assistant Store Manager244 Salaries
$48,998/yr
Guest Experience322 Salaries
$29,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Kohl's.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at Petco.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Kohl's.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at Petco.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 884 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 717 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 468 reviews)
"Petco"(in 260 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 669 reviews)
"Part time"(in 431 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 465 reviews)
"Petco"(in 303 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"Jan 20, 2022

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Kohl's part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great coworkers, loved to have a welcoming environment

Cons

Lots of pressure from the management team

"Great company"Dec 14, 2021

Current Employee - Merchandise Operations Leader

I have been working at Petco full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Flexible schedule Caring leadership Many benefits

Cons

Corporate America Younger co-workers Pay structure

Job Postings

Petco has 7,256 more recently posted open jobs than Kohl's.
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