Compare Target vs Walgreens BETA

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

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Walgreens

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 40580 reviews)
Target employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 18076 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Target employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Target employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Target employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Target employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
78%
78%Brian Cornell
Target employees rated their CEO Approval 46% higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Walgreens Ceo Stefano Pessina
32%
32%Stefano Pessina
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Target employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
48%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Target employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Walgreens employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

Target has 29,751 more total submitted salaries than Walgreens.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Target Team Member5774 Salaries
$15/hr
Pharmacy Technician183 Salaries
$36,039/yr
Executive Team Leader - Hardlines1819 Salaries
$38,977/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Walgreens Store Manager967 Salaries
$47,681/yr
Senior Certified Pharmacy Technician2739 Salaries
$17/hr
Designated Hitter834 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Walgreens.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Target.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Walgreens.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2254 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1770 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 601 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 570 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 2017 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1941 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 546 reviews)
"Pharmacist"(in 481 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales Floor Team Member

I worked at Target full-time for more than a year

Pros

People Work Environment Ease of the job

Cons

The hours were often no the best

Current Employee - CSA - Customer Service Associate

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

Pros

Great benefits, room for growth, and fairly simple job

Cons

Upper management can be rude depending what location

Advice to Management

Everyone works for Walgreens who's in the building, so even if you're a manager please help when lines get long or to help with daily tasks instead of "being too good" to do certain tasks.

Job Postings

Walgreens has 27,007 more recently posted open jobs than Target.