Compare Lowe's vs Walmart BETA

See how working at Lowe's 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 Lowe's vs. Walmart. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Lowe's

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Walmart

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Walmart scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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)
3.3
(based on 20080 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2214 reviews)
Walmart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.5
Walmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.4
Walmart employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.6
Walmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
49%
49%Marvin Ellison
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Horacio Barbeito
85%
85%Horacio Barbeito
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 36% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Walmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Walmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Walmart has 3,571 more total submitted salaries than Lowe's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Head Cashier12 Salaries
CA$17/hr
Sales Associate8 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Department Manager23 Salaries
CA$21/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier228 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Sales Associate179 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Assistant Manager121 Salaries
CA$54,755/yr

What Employees Say

  • Walmart had 914 more reviews than Lowe's that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Walmart had 281 more reviews than Lowe's that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Lowe's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Walmart.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1339 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 987 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2253 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1268 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 578 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 476 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1391 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1097 reviews)
Featured Review
"good"Jan 18, 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Lowe's part-time

Pros

the hours are pretty good

Cons

pay is a bit on the low sid

"Best Place"Jul 2, 2020

Current Employee - Customer Experience Sales Floor Associate

I have been working at Walmart part-time

Pros

I have got to learn many things from the managers and the staff

Cons

I haven’t found one yet.

Job Postings

Walmart has 23,722 more recently posted open jobs than Lowe's.