Compare PetSmart vs Harbor Freight Tools BETA

See how working at PetSmart vs. Harbor Freight Tools 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. Harbor Freight Tools. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • Harbor Freight Tools 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 6545 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2076 reviews)
Harbor Freight Tools employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.6
Harbor Freight Tools employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Harbor Freight Tools employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.3
Harbor Freight Tools employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
50%
50%J.K. Symancyk
CEO Approval
Harbor Freight Tools Ceo Eric Smidt
81%
81%Eric Smidt
Harbor Freight Tools employees rated their CEO Approval 31% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
52%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Harbor Freight Tools employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Positive Business Outlook
60%
Harbor Freight Tools employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PetSmart has 9,299 more total submitted salaries than Harbor Freight Tools.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager476 Salaries
$79,735/yr
Inventory Leader345 Salaries
$44,575/yr
Inventory Auditor360 Salaries
$38,803/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager268 Salaries
$64,283/yr
Logistics Supervisor126 Salaries
$15/hr
Head Pricing Coordinator16 Salaries
$10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Paid time" was the most mentioned Pro at Harbor Freight Tools.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Harbor Freight Tools.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Paid time"(in 99 reviews)
"Part time"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 72 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 68 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Senior Financial Analyst

I worked at PetSmart full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

I loved the company culture, the people and the opportunities for growth.

Cons

I cannot think of any cons.

"idk"Oct 26, 2021

Current Employee - Forklift Operator

I have been working at Harbor Freight Tools full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

benefits and all the people around

Cons

working with the best people

Job Postings

PetSmart has 17,608 more recently posted open jobs than Harbor Freight Tools.