Compare Target vs Publix BETA

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

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Publix

Employee Ratings

  • Publix 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)
3.5
(based on 35784 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 7030 reviews)
Publix employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.8
Publix employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Publix employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.4
Publix employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.8
Publix employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
75%
75%Brian Cornell
CEO Approval
Publix Ceo Todd Jones
76%
76%Todd Jones
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Publix employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Publix employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Target employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Target has 42,256 more total submitted salaries than Publix.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1823 Salaries
$12/hr
Executive Team Leader1381 Salaries
$64,966/yr
Team Leader500 Salaries
$17/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier662 Salaries
$11/hr
Department Manager16 Salaries
$56,234/yr
Grocery Replenishment Specialist110 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Publix.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Target.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Publix.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2142 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1331 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 689 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 373 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 1939 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1843 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 318 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 276 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great job"Dec 29, 2019

Current Employee - Target Team Member

I have been working at Target full-time for more than a year

Pros

Easy going atmosphere, friendly coworkers, great HR staff, paid vacation, paid sick/mental health days.

Cons

Long hours, overtime, rude guests, call-in's on days off.

Advice to Management

None

"Great company"May 13, 2020

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Publix part-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Flexibility with schedule and great management.

Cons

None, I enjoyed all my years at Publix from high school into my 30’s!

Advice to Management

Keep up the great work!

Job Postings

Target has 8,140 more recently posted open jobs than Publix.