Compare PetSmart vs The Fresh Market BETA

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

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The Fresh Market

Employee Ratings

  • PetSmart scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • The Fresh Market scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 6078 reviews)
PetSmart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than The Fresh Market employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 2213 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
PetSmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than The Fresh Market employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
PetSmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than The Fresh Market employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
PetSmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than The Fresh Market employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
51%
51%J.K. Symancyk
CEO Approval
The Fresh Market Ceo Jason Potter
66%
66%Jason Potter
The Fresh Market employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
55%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than The Fresh Market employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
PetSmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than The Fresh Market employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

PetSmart has 7,148 more total submitted salaries than The Fresh Market.
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$32,469/yr
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$11/hr
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What Employees Say

  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at The Fresh Market.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at The Fresh Market.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 181 reviews)
"20 discount"(in 156 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 121 reviews)
"Store managers"(in 103 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at PetSmart part-time for less than a year

Pros

Flexible schedule, good work environment

Cons

Lot of cleaning, old facilities

Current Employee - Cashier

I have been working at The Fresh Market full-time

Pros

A small, quality market focused on providing superior customer service, products, and cleanliness/safety.

Cons

As with many professions, a regular turnover of employees due to many varied life circumstances.

Advice to Management

Continue to do your best and bring out/expect the best of your team.

Job Postings

PetSmart has 19,688 more recently posted open jobs than The Fresh Market.