Compare Kroger vs The Home Depot BETA

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

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The Home Depot

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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 17250 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 38831 reviews)
The Home Depot employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.4
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.8
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
43%
43%Rodney McMullen
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Ted Decker
N/ATed Decker
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
46%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 28% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
65%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 28% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Kroger.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • The Home Depot had 257 more reviews than Kroger that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 640 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 585 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1228 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1224 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 781 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 474 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 1100 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1038 reviews)
Featured Review
"-"Jul 12, 2022

Current Employee - Certified Pharmacy Technician

I have been working at Kroger full-time

Pros

This is a great company

Cons

I really like working for kroger

Current Employee - Senior Director

I have been working at The Home Depot full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

strong values and great people

Cons

Fast paced retail environment with challenging customer needs

Job Postings

The Home Depot has 5,464 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.
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