Compare PetSmart vs Journeys BETA

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

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Journeys

Employee Ratings

  • PetSmart scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Journeys scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 5930 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1854 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Journeys employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.6
Journeys employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
52%
52%J.K. Symancyk
CEO Approval
Journeys Ceo Robert J. Dennis
52%
52%Robert J. Dennis
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Journeys employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
51%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
41%
PetSmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Journeys employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
36%

Salaries

PetSmart has 9,503 more total submitted salaries than Journeys.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager801 Salaries
$67,751/yr
Pet Care Associate869 Salaries
$11/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier178 Salaries
$10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager232 Salaries
$32,989/yr
Self Employed2 Salaries
$10/hr
Sales Associate390 Salaries
$9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "40 discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Journeys.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Journeys.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"40 discount"(in 183 reviews)
"Laid back"(in 110 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 151 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 134 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"May 12, 2021

Current Employee - Assistant Store Leader

I have been working at PetSmart full-time

Pros

Good , fun , growth

Cons

Promotion takes a long time

"Good Company"May 13, 2021

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryFormer - Sales Associate

I worked at Journeys

Pros

Good pay and chill workspace. Nice people.

Cons

Can get very busy and packed in the store.

Job Postings

PetSmart has 18,709 more recently posted open jobs than Journeys.