Compare Macy's vs Petco BETA

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

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Petco

Employee Ratings

  • Macy's scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Petco scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 23623 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 4339 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Macy's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
68%
68%Jeff Gennette
Macy's employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Petco Ceo Ron Coughlin
63%
63%Ron Coughlin
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Macy's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
48%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Macy's has 23,461 more total submitted salaries than Petco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate2637 Salaries
$13/hr
Retail Sales Associate976 Salaries
$13/hr
Assistant Buyer238 Salaries
$62,684/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate319 Salaries
$26,064/yr
Assistant Store Manager244 Salaries
$48,998/yr
General Manager386 Salaries
$62,877/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at Petco.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at Petco.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1888 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1264 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 468 reviews)
"Petco"(in 260 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 1054 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1040 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 465 reviews)
"Petco"(in 303 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great experience"Jan 20, 2022

Current Employee - Sales Associate

I have been working at Macy's part-time for more than a year

Pros

Enjoyed my time here. Learned a lot.

Cons

Management needs to communicate better.

Advice to Management

Communicate better with staff.

Former Employee - Customer Service Representative

I worked at Petco full-time

Pros

I Love the work environment.

Cons

Good Perks, and Life Balance

Advice to Management

Everything was fine with employer

Job Postings

Petco has 993 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.
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