Compare Kroger vs Walmart BETA

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

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Walmart

Employee Ratings

  • Walmart 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)
3.2
(based on 11085 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 56947 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
46%
46%Rodney McMullen
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
67%
67%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Walmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Walmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Walmart has 47,291 more total submitted salaries than Kroger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier725 Salaries
$9/hr
Co-Manager137 Salaries
$47,083/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier95 Salaries
$9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Store Manager1595 Salaries
$50,678/yr
Assistant Manager1699 Salaries
$50,784/yr
Sales Associate1593 Salaries
$11/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Kroger.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • Walmart had 838 more reviews than Kroger that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 485 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 424 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2664 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1420 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 358 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 347 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1573 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1196 reviews)
Featured Review
"hours"Oct 18, 2020

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Kroger part-time

Pros

Job keeps you on your feet busy environment

Cons

not a lot of hours

"Pretty good"Dec 5, 2020

Current Employee - Stocker

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

Pros

It’s a very nice working environment

Cons

You get pretty sore after your shift

Job Postings

Walmart has 118,884 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.