Compare Whole Foods Market vs Costco Wholesale BETA

See how Costco Wholesale vs. Whole Foods Market compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 7659 reviews)
4.0
(based on 6091 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.4
3.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
4.3
Work-life balance
3.3
3.5
Senior Management
3.0
3.4
Culture & Values
3.7
3.9
CEO Approval
Whole Foods Market Ceo John Mackey
64%John Mackey
Costco Wholesale Ceo Craig Jelinek
91%Craig Jelinek
% Recommend to a friend
65%
82%
Positive Business Outlook
48%
73%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier474 Salaries
$12/hr
Front End Supervisor86 Salaries
$15/hr
Associate Team Leader140 Salaries
$19/hr
Cake Decorator147 Salaries
$49,050/yr
Front End Assistant241 Salaries
$14/hr
Supervisor79 Salaries
$26/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Team members"(in 749 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 440 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 852 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 586 reviews)
Cons
"Team members"(in 639 reviews)
"Team leaders"(in 349 reviews)
"Full time"(in 266 reviews)
"Part time"(in 237 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Cashier

I have been working at Whole Foods Market part-time for more than a year

Pros

Low pressure great employee focus on wellbeing and flexibility

Cons

At least one weekend day per week is required

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Costco Wholesale part-time for more than a year

Pros

+ benefits for PT employees + hours fit my school schedule + variety of work available

Cons

+ management was a unstructured at times + inconsistency

Advice to Management

Enforce consistency from the top to the bottom.

Job Postings