Compare Target vs The Home Depot BETA

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

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The Home Depot

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 40579 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 25484 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.9
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
78%
78%Brian Cornell
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
84%
84%Craig Menear
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Positive Business Outlook
65%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Target employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Target has 22,050 more total submitted salaries than The Home Depot.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Target Team Member5774 Salaries
$15/hr
Executive Team Leader1519 Salaries
$65,038/yr
Sales Associate500 Salaries
$13/hr
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What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • Target had 1,348 more reviews than The Home Depot that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2254 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1770 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 964 reviews)
"Part time"(in 945 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 2017 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1941 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 977 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 593 reviews)
Featured Review
"Not bad"Jan 9, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

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

Pros

Great company to work for.

Cons

I have no cons. I loved working at Target

"Awesome"Jan 23, 2021

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at The Home Depot full-time

Pros

Always room for growth there

Cons

Not much work life balance

Advice to Management

Na

Job Postings

The Home Depot has 6,859 more recently posted open jobs than Target.