Compare PetSmart vs Dollar Tree BETA

See how working at PetSmart vs. Dollar Tree 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. Dollar Tree. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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PetSmart

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Dollar Tree

Employee Ratings

  • PetSmart scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Dollar Tree scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 6670 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 5609 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Dollar Tree employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
PetSmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Dollar Tree employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
49%
49%J.K. Symancyk
CEO Approval
Dollar Tree Ceo Gary Philbin
53%
53%Gary Philbin
Dollar Tree employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
52%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Dollar Tree employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
45%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, PetSmart salaries averaged $25,677 higher than Dollar Tree.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager479 Salaries
$79,950/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier204 Salaries
$10/hr
Inventory Leader345 Salaries
$44,576/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager1099 Salaries
$47,483/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier379 Salaries
$10/hr
Operations Manager46 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Dollar Tree.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Dollar Tree.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 129 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 122 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 228 reviews)
"Part time"(in 185 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Part Time Seasonal Associate

I worked at PetSmart part-time for less than a year

Pros

Opportunity to work with pets, and different positions with varying responsibilities

Cons

Can get very busy and overwhelming as you get more responsibility

"Stock boy"Nov 9, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate/Cashier

I worked at Dollar Tree part-time

Pros

Good management and nice coworkers

Cons

Bad customer service And rude management

Advice to Management

Communicate more

Job Postings

PetSmart has 7,134 more recently posted open jobs than Dollar Tree.