Compare PetSmart vs DICK'S Sporting Goods BETA

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

  • DICK'S Sporting Goods scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend 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 5929 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 5907 reviews)
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.6
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.3
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.7
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
52%
52%J.K. Symancyk
CEO Approval
DICK'S Sporting Goods Ceo Lauren Hobart
90%
90%Lauren Hobart
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their CEO Approval 38% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Positive Business Outlook
59%
DICK'S Sporting Goods employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PetSmart has 1,357 more total submitted salaries than DICK'S Sporting Goods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager801 Salaries
$67,751/yr
Customer Care465 Salaries
$31,259/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier178 Salaries
$10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier450 Salaries
$11/hr
Customer Service Representative551 Salaries
$24,834/yr
Footwear Sales Associate639 Salaries
$11/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at DICK'S Sporting Goods.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at DICK'S Sporting Goods.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 297 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 231 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 154 reviews)
"Part time"(in 151 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Pet Care Associate

I worked at PetSmart part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

-flexible hours -can work around school or second job -gives you the ability to make customers happy -opportunity to meet coworkers and customers that love animals like you do -competitive pay... for retail

Cons

-you may see some customers that are not treating their animals properly -you may get a manager or two that is not great, and burn through management a lot

"great"Apr 28, 2021

Current Employee - Cashier

I have been working at DICK'S Sporting Goods part-time

Pros

pay, discount, flexibility, hours, bosses

Cons

customers are always right, uniforms

Job Postings

PetSmart has 18,342 more recently posted open jobs than DICK'S Sporting Goods.