Compare Kroger vs Cracker Barrel BETA

See how working at Kroger vs. Cracker Barrel 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 Kroger vs. Cracker Barrel. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Kroger

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Cracker Barrel

Employee Ratings

  • Cracker Barrel scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 11517 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 3985 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.3
Cracker Barrel employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.4
Cracker Barrel employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
46%
46%Rodney McMullen
CEO Approval
Cracker Barrel Ceo Sandra B. Cochran
71%
71%Sandra B. Cochran
Cracker Barrel employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Cracker Barrel employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
39%
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Cracker Barrel employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Kroger has 11,118 more total submitted salaries than Cracker Barrel.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Courtesy Clerk806 Salaries
$9/hr
Fuel Clerk350 Salaries
$9/hr
Co-Manager252 Salaries
$46,783/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Server332 Salaries
$21,420/yr
Maintenance304 Salaries
$38,621/yr
General Manager137 Salaries
$70,110/yr

What Employees Say

  • Kroger had 258 more reviews than Cracker Barrel that mentioned "Flexible schedule" as a Pro.
  • Kroger had 289 more reviews than Cracker Barrel that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Kroger.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Cracker Barrel.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 496 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 433 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 238 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 144 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 364 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 349 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 154 reviews)
"No breaks"(in 89 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Jan 14, 2021

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Kroger part-time

Pros

I really loved my coworkers.

Cons

I did not experience any while employed.

"Family"Jan 14, 2021

Current Employee - Visual Merchandiser

I have been working at Cracker Barrel full-time for less than a year

Pros

Working for cracker barrel shows me how a group of people can come together and be like family.

Cons

None at this time as far as I'm concerned

Job Postings

Cracker Barrel has 5,185 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.