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)
3.6
(based on 63638 reviews)
Target employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 17320 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Target employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Target employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Target employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
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 0.7 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
72%
72%Brian Cornell
Target employees rated their CEO Approval 29% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
43%
43%Rodney McMullen
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Target employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 21% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
46%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Target employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Target has 76,854 more total submitted salaries than Kroger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier4814 Salaries
$15/hr
Executive Team Leader1923 Salaries
$72,114/yr
Sales Associate1593 Salaries
$15/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1397 Salaries
$12/hr
Manager160 Salaries
$53,586/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier235 Salaries
$11/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Flexible schedule" was the most mentioned Pro at Kroger.
  • Target had 1,777 more reviews than Kroger that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 3460 reviews)
"Team members"(in 2651 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 640 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 585 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 2310 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 2251 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 781 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 474 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"May 31, 2022

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Target full-time

Pros

Good benefits, good pay, fun co-workers, friendly manager.

Cons

I wouldn’t say I have any cons.

"co-manager"Aug 14, 2022

Current Employee - Co-Manager

I have been working at Kroger full-time

Pros

good work growth in company

Cons

longer hours then you should have work

Job Postings

Kroger has 3,970 more recently posted open jobs than Target.
Recent Jobs
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