Compare The Home Depot vs Sonic BETA

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

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Sonic

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)
3.9
(based on 28514 reviews)
The Home Depot employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 3650 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.1 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
The Home Depot employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
85%
85%Craig Menear
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Sonic Ceo Paul Brown
74%
74%Paul Brown
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 26% higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
67%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than Sonic employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

The Home Depot has 59,984 more total submitted salaries than Sonic.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Lot Attendant6947 Salaries
$31,560/yr
Department Supervisor2435 Salaries
$18/hr
Sales Associate1657 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member613 Salaries
$21,730/yr
General Manager537 Salaries
$54,525/yr
Sales Associate7 Salaries
$9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Sonic.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at The Home Depot.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Sonic.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 984 reviews)
"Part time"(in 958 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 234 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 991 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 602 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 123 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 108 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Garden Sales Associate

I worked at The Home Depot part-time for more than a year

Pros

Relaxed, easy, good work environment

Cons

Extreme weather, grumpy customers because of the weather

"nice"May 15, 2021

Current Employee - Film Editor

I have been working at Sonic part-time

Pros

fun sometimes, not really tho

Cons

Too much low pay for what others do

Job Postings

Sonic has 2,685 more recently posted open jobs than The Home Depot.