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 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Petco scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and 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 20476 reviews)
Macy's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 3486 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.0
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 0.3 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
62%
62%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Petco Ceo Ron Coughlin
66%
66%Ron Coughlin
Petco employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Macy's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Petco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Macy's has 18,223 more total submitted salaries than Petco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate2329 Salaries
$11/hr
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$15/hr
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$13/hr
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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 1697 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1119 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 382 reviews)
"Pets to work"(in 96 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 993 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 605 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 388 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 188 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Fine Jewelry Sales Associate

I worked at Macy's full-time for more than a year

Pros

I really like to work at macy's, if you want to start your career in jewelry and watch, this id a really nice place to start.

Cons

they need to have a better vendor training

"Awesome store"Jan 19, 2021

Current Employee - Assistant Store Managerss

I have been working at Petco full-time

Pros

Great variety selection of products

Cons

They should have more bathrooms

Job Postings

Petco has 8,827 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.