Compare Wendy's vs Dollar General BETA

See how working at Wendy's vs. Dollar General 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 Wendy's vs. Dollar General. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Wendy's

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Dollar General

Employee Ratings

  • Wendy's scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 6671 reviews)
Wendy's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 8685 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Wendy's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Wendy's employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Wendy's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Wendy's Ceo Todd Penegor
68%
68%Todd Penegor
Wendy's employees rated their CEO Approval 20% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Dollar General Ceo Todd Vasos
48%
48%Todd Vasos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
Wendy's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
37%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Wendy's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Dollar General has 4,306 more total submitted salaries than Wendy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member992 Salaries
$10/hr
General Manager364 Salaries
$57,307/yr
Sales Associate/Cashier46 Salaries
$10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager1802 Salaries
$47,888/yr
Assistant Manager621 Salaries
$12/hr
Sales Associate669 Salaries
$9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Wendy's had 60 more reviews than Dollar General that mentioned "Fast paced" as a Pro.
  • Dollar General had 58 more reviews than Wendy's that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 237 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 232 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 177 reviews)
"Weekly pay"(in 148 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 209 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 181 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 289 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 267 reviews)
Featured Review
"Job"Aug 3, 2021

Former Employee - Crew Member

I worked at Wendy's part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great people to work with and a great atmosphere to work in.

Cons

Sometimes do not get the schedule that you desire or want specifically.

"Excellent"Aug 3, 2021

Former Employee - NONE

I worked at Dollar General part-time

Pros

Loving work community always there to help

Cons

Depending on where you work the customers can make the job unbearable.

Advice to Management

Listen to the employees have a suggestion box

Job Postings

Dollar General has 68,274 more recently posted open jobs than Wendy's.