Compare The Home Depot vs Petco BETA

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

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Petco

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot 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)
3.8
(based on 32801 reviews)
The Home Depot employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 4241 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
81%
81%Craig Menear
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Petco Ceo Ron Coughlin
66%
66%Ron Coughlin
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
64%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Petco employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

The Home Depot has 62,815 more total submitted salaries than Petco.
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$28,546/yr
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$48,236/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at Petco.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at The Home Depot.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at Petco.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 984 reviews)
"Part time"(in 958 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 392 reviews)
"Pets to work"(in 97 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 991 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 602 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 394 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 188 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at The Home Depot full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good company to work for. Ton of training and coaching by staff

Cons

N/a good place to work overall

"Goood"Oct 27, 2021

Current Employee - Veterinary Practice Manager

I have been working at Petco full-time

Pros

Good place to work, friendly.

Cons

Sometimes the management is off.

Job Postings

The Home Depot has 30,425 more recently posted open jobs than Petco.