Compare Lowe's vs Kohl's BETA

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

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Kohl's

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Kohl's scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 21689 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 10958 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Lowe's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Kohl's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.5
Kohl's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.2
Kohl's employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.6
Kohl's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
60%
60%Marvin Ellison
CEO Approval
Kohl's Ceo Michelle Gass
82%
82%Michelle Gass
Kohl's employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Kohl's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Lowe's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Kohl's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Lowe's has 21,632 more total submitted salaries than Kohl's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Store Manager925 Salaries
$59,802/yr
Customer Service Associate774 Salaries
$12/hr
Sales Specialist372 Salaries
$18/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Floor Associate672 Salaries
$10/hr
Customer Service Associate269 Salaries
$10/hr
Sales Associate589 Salaries
$10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lowe's.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Kohl's.
  • Lowe's had 216 more reviews than Kohl's that mentioned "Part time" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1449 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1039 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 759 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 598 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 591 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 503 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 375 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 347 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Customer Service Associate

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

Pros

Fun easy job for me as a college student

Cons

Not a ton of hours (also a pro as a student)

"Love Kohls"Nov 24, 2020

Former Employee - Sales Floor Associate

I worked at Kohl's part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

friendly, room to move up

Cons

cut hours sometimes depending on store

Job Postings

Lowe's has 21,340 more recently posted open jobs than Kohl's.