Compare Petco vs Banfield Pet Hospital BETA

See how working at Petco vs. Banfield Pet Hospital 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 Petco vs. Banfield Pet Hospital. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Petco

Employee Ratings

  • Petco scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Banfield Pet Hospital scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 4337 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 2349 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.4
Banfield Pet Hospital employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Banfield Pet Hospital employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Petco Ceo Ron Coughlin
63%
63%Ron Coughlin
Petco employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Banfield Pet Hospital employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Banfield Pet Hospital Ceo Brian Garish
60%
60%Brian Garish
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
48%
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Banfield Pet Hospital employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Petco has 4,445 more total submitted salaries than Banfield Pet Hospital.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Dog Groomer427 Salaries
$23,212/yr
Guest Experience322 Salaries
$28,988/yr
General Manager383 Salaries
$63,034/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Veterinary Technician1105 Salaries
$36,838/yr
Client Service Coordinator416 Salaries
$16/hr
Shift Lead122 Salaries
$19/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at Petco.
  • "Free wellness plans" was the most mentioned Pro at Banfield Pet Hospital.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at Petco.
  • "Pet" was the most mentioned Con at Banfield Pet Hospital.
Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 468 reviews)
"Petco"(in 260 reviews)
Pros
"Free wellness plans"(in 248 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 168 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 465 reviews)
"Petco"(in 303 reviews)
Cons
"Pet"(in 174 reviews)
"Banfield"(in 164 reviews)
Featured Review
"Catch-all job"Oct 6, 2021

Former Employee - Assistant Manager

I worked at Petco full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Promoting a fun, happy and healthy relationship with pets. Very diverse team.

Cons

Low pay - lots of training classes and certifications

"Good pay"Jan 10, 2022

Former Employee - Certified Vet Tech

I worked at Banfield Pet Hospital full-time

Pros

Flexible schedule and supportive team

Cons

Not much room for growth

Job Postings

Petco has 4,722 more recently posted open jobs than Banfield Pet Hospital.