Compare Lowe's vs DICK'S Sporting Goods BETA

See how working at Lowe's vs. DICK'S Sporting Goods 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 Lowe's vs. DICK'S Sporting Goods. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Lowe's

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
  • DICK'S Sporting Goods scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 20282 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 4496 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Lowe's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.3
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.4
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
52%
52%Marvin Ellison
CEO Approval
DICK'S Sporting Goods Ceo Edward W. Stack
67%
67%Edward W. Stack
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
47%
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Lowe's has 28,082 more total submitted salaries than DICK'S Sporting Goods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Store Manager912 Salaries
$59,216/yr
Customer Service Associate732 Salaries
$12/hr
Sales Specialist Flooring354 Salaries
$37,218/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier244 Salaries
$9/hr
Customer Service Specialist220 Salaries
$11/hr
Sales Associate345 Salaries
$10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lowe's.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at DICK'S Sporting Goods.
  • Lowe's had 436 more reviews than DICK'S Sporting Goods that mentioned "Part time" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1351 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 996 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 210 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 196 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 579 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 478 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 143 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 132 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Morning Stocker

I worked at Lowe's part-time for less than a year

Pros

+Enjoyed putting stock away, felt rewarding to clear pallets +Good team +Time flew by +Won't have to deal with customers for the first half of the shift +Good summer job

Cons

-Will be sore, a lot of manual labor -Deal with one or two bad workers who don't care and bring down the whole team -Will have some bad customers

Current Employee - Merchandising Manager

I have been working at DICK'S Sporting Goods full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Flexible scheduling, Bonus quarterly, Sports Matter program

Cons

I love working for this company!

Job Postings

Lowe's has 15,154 more recently posted open jobs than DICK'S Sporting Goods.