Compare PetSmart vs Ulta Beauty BETA

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

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Ulta Beauty

Employee Ratings

  • Ulta Beauty scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 5609 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 6206 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.6
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
51%
51%J.K. Symancyk
CEO Approval
Ulta Beauty Ceo Mary Dillon
82%
82%Mary Dillon
Ulta Beauty employees rated their CEO Approval 31% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
55%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Ulta Beauty employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.

Salaries

PetSmart has 1,172 more total submitted salaries than Ulta Beauty.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager449 Salaries
$76,308/yr
Inventory Leader347 Salaries
$42,352/yr
Petcare Associate205 Salaries
$10/hr
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Retail Operations Manager284 Salaries
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Prestige Manager311 Salaries
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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 Ulta Beauty.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Ulta Beauty.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 404 reviews)
"Fun environment"(in 244 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 223 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 214 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Feb 10, 2021

Former Employee - Pet Care Associate

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

Pros

Animals are fun to take care of

Cons

I can’t think of any

Current Employee - Clinique Consultant

I have been working at Ulta Beauty full-time

Pros

Good discount, flexible hours, and benefits

Cons

Working weekends, retail atmosphere, karens

Job Postings

PetSmart has 35,174 more recently posted open jobs than Ulta Beauty.