Compare Target vs Kroger BETA

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

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Kroger

Employee Ratings

  • Target 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)
3.7
(based on 40904 reviews)
Target employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 11620 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Target employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Target employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Target employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Target employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
79%
79%Brian Cornell
Target employees rated their CEO Approval 33% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
46%
46%Rodney McMullen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Target employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Target employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
40%

Salaries

Target has 40,202 more total submitted salaries than Kroger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Target Team Member5776 Salaries
$15/hr
Executive Team Leader - Hardlines1819 Salaries
$38,954/yr
Executive Team Leader1520 Salaries
$65,038/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Courtesy Clerk808 Salaries
$9/hr
Fuel Clerk352 Salaries
$9/hr
Co-Manager252 Salaries
$46,783/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Kroger.
  • Target had 1,577 more reviews than Kroger that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2254 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1770 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 496 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 433 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 2017 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1941 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 364 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 349 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Jan 25, 2021

Former Employee - Grocery Stocker

I worked at Target part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great pay, great atmosphere. Care about their employees.

Cons

Don't schedule you for full time shifts

Former Employee - Fuel Clerk

I worked at Kroger part-time

Pros

Got to work alone Great coworkers

Cons

Not enough hours Easy to get bored Low pay

Job Postings

Target has 6,265 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.