Compare Kroger vs Dollar General BETA

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

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Dollar General

Employee Ratings

  • Kroger 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)
3.1
(based on 17320 reviews)
Kroger employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 10941 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Kroger employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Kroger employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
43%
43%Rodney McMullen
CEO Approval
Dollar General Ceo Todd Vasos
42%
42%Todd Vasos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
46%
Kroger employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
38%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
36%

Salaries

Kroger has 12,040 more total submitted salaries than Dollar General.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1397 Salaries
$12/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier235 Salaries
$11/hr
Manager160 Salaries
$53,586/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager2270 Salaries
$48,616/yr
Sales Associate974 Salaries
$10/hr
District Manager427 Salaries
$95,575/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Kroger.
  • "Dollar general" was the most mentioned Pro at Dollar General.
  • Kroger had 316 more reviews than Dollar General that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 640 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 585 reviews)
Pros
"Dollar general"(in 310 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 210 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 781 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 474 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 465 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 341 reviews)
Featured Review
"Grocery bagger"Aug 16, 2022

Current Employee - Grocery Bagger

I have been working at Kroger part-time for less than a year

Pros

I like to help I like to meet people I like to work hard and I like to move around

Cons

Work is work there is no downside

Advice to Management

Helping people been nice and working as tem

"Perks"Feb 9, 2022

Current Employee - Slaesperson

I have been working at Dollar General part-time

Pros

Calm and great place to work

Cons

No cons here at dollar general

Job Postings

Dollar General has 85,017 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
Kroger company logo2 Jobs
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Warehouse AssociateClackamas, OR
30+ days ago
30+ days ago
Grocery StockerHarriman, TN
30+ days ago