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 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 16906 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 7520 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.3
PetSmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
2.9
PetSmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.2
PetSmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
42%
42%Rodney McMullen
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
49%
49%J.K. Symancyk
PetSmart employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
46%
% Recommend to a friend
54%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
42%
PetSmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Kroger has 13,058 more total submitted salaries than PetSmart.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1270 Salaries
$12/hr
Pharmacy Technician510 Salaries
$15/hr
Customer Service Representative145 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager495 Salaries
$84,655/yr
Pet Care Associate590 Salaries
$12/hr
Engagement Manager Leader344 Salaries
$36,032/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Kroger.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Kroger.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 640 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 585 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 561 reviews)
"Animal"(in 211 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 781 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 474 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 677 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 495 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great people"Jul 1, 2022

Former Employee - Produce Clerk

I worked at Kroger part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Awesome people to work with

Cons

May be understaffed from time to time

"Great Company"Nov 16, 2021

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at PetSmart part-time for more than a year

Pros

My bosses and team members were great to work with.

Cons

NAP- I had a great experience working there.

Job Postings

PetSmart has 12,289 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.
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