Compare Lowe's vs Walmart BETA

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

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Walmart

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Walmart scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 21787 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 56947 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
60%
60%Marvin Ellison
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
67%
67%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Lowe's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Walmart has 26,793 more total submitted salaries than Lowe's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Store Manager927 Salaries
$59,782/yr
Department Manager656 Salaries
$20/hr
Sales Specialist375 Salaries
$18/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

  • Walmart had 1,211 more reviews than Lowe's that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Walmart had 379 more reviews than Lowe's that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • Walmart had 1,069 more reviews than Lowe's that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1453 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1041 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2664 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1420 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 594 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 504 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1573 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1196 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good people"Aug 28, 2020

Former Employee - MSA

I worked at Lowe's part-time for more than 10 years

Pros

coworkers were great and some others as well

Cons

management management management management management

Advice to Management

listen to your employees, trade spots for a day, pretty sure you forget what its like to walk in our shoes which is why i moved to MSA

"My job"Dec 4, 2020

Former Employee - Warehouse Worker

I worked at Walmart part-time

Pros

Great Communication Great problem solving

Cons

Stressful sometimes a lot of work if no ones there

Job Postings

Walmart has 96,786 more recently posted open jobs than Lowe's.