Compare Whole Foods Market vs Walmart BETA

See how working at Whole Foods Market vs. Walmart 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 Whole Foods Market vs. Walmart. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Whole Foods Market

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Walmart

Employee Ratings

  • Whole Foods Market scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Walmart scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 8991 reviews)
Whole Foods Market employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 56633 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Whole Foods Market employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Whole Foods Market employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Whole Foods Market employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Whole Foods Market Ceo John Mackey
59%
59%John Mackey
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
67%
67%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Whole Foods Market employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Whole Foods Market employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Whole Foods Market employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Walmart has 51,067 more total submitted salaries than Whole Foods Market.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier651 Salaries
$15/hr
Buyer103 Salaries
$17/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier55 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Store Manager1594 Salaries
$50,707/yr
Assistant Manager1691 Salaries
$50,812/yr
Sales Associate1583 Salaries
$11/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Whole Foods Market.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Whole Foods Market.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Walmart.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 840 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 477 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2638 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1416 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 676 reviews)
"Team leaders"(in 365 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1563 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1192 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - In Store Shopper

I worked at Whole Foods Market part-time for less than a year

Pros

401K, Time off, $15 minimum wage as well as the opportunity for advancement.

Cons

Hours can be very unusual, also hard to take off for emergencies

"Good First Job"Nov 29, 2020

Current Employee - Lawn and Garden Sales Associate

I have been working at Walmart full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great pay, great hours, great managers.

Cons

Hours are sporadic, managers have favorites a little,

Job Postings

Walmart has 68,307 more recently posted open jobs than Whole Foods Market.