Compare PetSmart vs Younkers BETA

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

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Younkers

Employee Ratings

  • PetSmart 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 6103 reviews)
PetSmart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 241 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
PetSmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
PetSmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
PetSmart employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
PetSmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
PetSmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
51%
51%J.K. Symancyk
PetSmart employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Younkers Ceo Kathy Bufano
23%
23%Kathy Bufano
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
55%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 25% higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
30%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
PetSmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 36% higher than Younkers employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
7%

Salaries

PetSmart has 10,838 more total submitted salaries than Younkers.
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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 Younkers.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
  • "Coupons" was the most mentioned Con at Younkers.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 30 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Cons
"Coupons"(in 24 reviews)
"Credit cards"(in 24 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Sales Associate

I have been working at PetSmart part-time

Pros

Interactions with a wide variety of pets and customers, job security, understanding and caring management

Cons

Labor intensive, constantly changing schedule, early hours, short staffed

Advice to Management

need more people working at a time

"good job"Mar 6, 2020

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Younkers part-time

Pros

nice people, good environment, good discount

Cons

the store closed, retail job

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