Compare Trader Joe's vs Chipotle BETA

See how working at Trader Joe's vs. Chipotle 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 Trader Joe's vs. Chipotle. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Trader Joe's

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Chipotle

Employee Ratings

  • Trader Joe's 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)
4.2
(based on 4684 reviews)
Trader Joe's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 10366 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Trader Joe's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Trader Joe's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
4.0
Trader Joe's employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.8
Trader Joe's employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Trader Joe's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Trader Joe's Ceo Dan Bane
80%
80%Dan Bane
Trader Joe's employees rated their CEO Approval 21% higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Chipotle Ceo Brian Niccol
59%
59%Brian Niccol
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Trader Joe's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 34% higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
52%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Trader Joe's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

Chipotle has 9,276 more total submitted salaries than Trader Joe's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member1361 Salaries
$16/hr
Manager47 Salaries
$57,203/yr
Mate247 Salaries
$28/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member1938 Salaries
$12/hr
Service Manager913 Salaries
$16/hr
Line Worker103 Salaries
$11/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Trader Joe's.
  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Chipotle.
  • "Crew members" was the most mentioned Con at Trader Joe's.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Con at Chipotle.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 296 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 236 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 1529 reviews)
"Free meal"(in 780 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Crew members"(in 204 reviews)
"Captain"(in 155 reviews)
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 299 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 292 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Trader Joe's part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Flexible schedule and a friendly coworkers

Cons

Some stores are better than others

Former Employee - Customer Service Representative

I worked at Chipotle full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Free food every time you work

Cons

Overworked as well as under paid

Advice to Management

Assist team to prevent things from becoming chaotic

Job Postings

Chipotle has 5,383 more recently posted open jobs than Trader Joe's.