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

  • Target scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Publix scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 50632 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 10871 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.8
Publix employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.4
Publix employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
78%
78%Brian Cornell
Target employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Publix employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Publix Ceo Todd Jones
73%
73%Todd Jones
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Publix employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
66%
Publix employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Target employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Target has 68,809 more total submitted salaries than Publix.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier2860 Salaries
$15/hr
Executive Team Leader1661 Salaries
$69,387/yr
Sales Associate989 Salaries
$15/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1386 Salaries
$12/hr
Manager52 Salaries
$50,000/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier191 Salaries
$12/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 2280 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1895 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 751 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 445 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 2049 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1964 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 351 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 306 reviews)
Featured Review
"Target"Sep 25, 2021

Current Employee - Guest Advocate

I have been working at Target part-time

Pros

Employee discounts are great and so is management.

Cons

For a guest advocate you don’t really work 40 hours

Current Employee - Customer Service

I have been working at Publix part-time for less than a year

Pros

Management is amazing and nice staff

Cons

Dealing with rude people often

Job Postings

Target has 13,517 more recently posted open jobs than Publix.