Compare Kroger vs PetSmart BETA

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

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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • PetSmart 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 11620 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 5433 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
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
3.0
PetSmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.3
PetSmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
46%
46%Rodney McMullen
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
51%
51%J.K. Symancyk
PetSmart employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
% Recommend to a friend
54%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Kroger has 6,718 more total submitted salaries than PetSmart.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Courtesy Clerk808 Salaries
$9/hr
Pharmacy Technician298 Salaries
$11/hr
Fuel Clerk352 Salaries
$9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager432 Salaries
$76,139/yr
Pet Care Associate799 Salaries
$10/hr
Petcare Associate190 Salaries
$10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Kroger.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Kroger.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 496 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 433 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 446 reviews)
"Animal"(in 182 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 364 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 349 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 461 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 276 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Fuel Clerk

I worked at Kroger part-time

Pros

Got to work alone Great coworkers

Cons

Not enough hours Easy to get bored Low pay

"Fun Job"Jan 25, 2021

Current Employee - Dog Bather

I have been working at PetSmart part-time

Pros

Great Team and Excellent discounts

Cons

Pay is little for the hard work you do

Job Postings

PetSmart has 31,802 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.