Compare Dollar General vs The Salvation Army BETA

See how working at Dollar General vs. The Salvation Army 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 Dollar General vs. The Salvation Army. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Dollar General

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The Salvation Army

Employee Ratings

  • The Salvation Army 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)
2.9
(based on 8932 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2528 reviews)
The Salvation Army employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
The Salvation Army employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.4
Work-life balance
3.4
The Salvation Army employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.5
Senior Management
2.9
The Salvation Army employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.5
The Salvation Army employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Dollar General Ceo Todd Vasos
47%
47%Todd Vasos
CEO Approval
The Salvation Army Ceo Brian Peddle
75%
75%Brian Peddle
The Salvation Army employees rated their CEO Approval 28% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
36%
% Recommend to a friend
60%
The Salvation Army employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
46%
The Salvation Army employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.

Salaries

The Salvation Army has 1,020 more total submitted salaries than Dollar General.
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What Employees Say

  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Dollar General.
  • "Helping people" was the most mentioned Pro at The Salvation Army.
  • Dollar General had 245 more reviews than The Salvation Army that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 177 reviews)
"Weekly pay"(in 148 reviews)
Pros
"Helping people"(in 100 reviews)
"Helping others"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 289 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 267 reviews)
Cons
"Non profit"(in 66 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 44 reviews)
Featured Review
"Hi"Mar 3, 2021

Former Employee - Team Member

I worked at Dollar General part-time

Pros

It was good there, I enjoyed

Cons

There were no cons here

"Love it there"Aug 9, 2021

Former Employee - Intake Worker

I worked at The Salvation Army part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great residents and great staff. You get to have lots of great interactions

Cons

You need to be able to deal with crisis, overdoses and trauma to be good with the residents

Job Postings

Dollar General has 73,527 more recently posted open jobs than The Salvation Army.