Compare Ross Stores vs PetSmart BETA

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

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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • Ross Stores scored higher in 3 areas: CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • PetSmart scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 6316 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 6102 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ross Stores Ceo Barbara Rentler
70%
70%Barbara Rentler
Ross Stores employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
51%
51%J.K. Symancyk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Ross Stores employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

PetSmart has 1,961 more total submitted salaries than Ross Stores.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager611 Salaries
$65,534/yr
Sales Associate696 Salaries
$12/hr
Area Supervisor497 Salaries
$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Stock Clerk723 Salaries
$28,541/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier186 Salaries
$10/hr
Assistant Manager44 Salaries
$22/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Ross Stores.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Ross Stores.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 326 reviews)
"20 discount"(in 254 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 456 reviews)
"Animal"(in 187 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 233 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 186 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 469 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 286 reviews)
Featured Review
"great"Jun 3, 2021

Current Employee - Ross

I have been working at Ross Stores part-time for more than a year

Pros

the paid is fair , the hours too

Cons

not enough cashiers need more organization

"Pets"May 6, 2021

Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at PetSmart full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

All the animals love them

Cons

Not given enough labor hours to run the business

Job Postings

PetSmart has 14,887 more recently posted open jobs than Ross Stores.