Compare Metro vs Shoppers Drug Mart BETA

See how working at Metro vs. Shoppers Drug Mart 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 Metro vs. Shoppers Drug Mart. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Metro

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Shoppers Drug Mart

Employee Ratings

  • Metro scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Shoppers Drug Mart scored higher in 1 area: Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 979 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 3532 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Metro Ceo Eric Richer La Flèche
79%
79%Eric Richer La Flèche
Metro employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Shoppers Drug Mart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Shoppers Drug Mart Ceo Mike Motz
62%
62%Mike Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Metro employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Shoppers Drug Mart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Shoppers Drug Mart salaries averaged CA$0 higher than Metro.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier138 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Supervisor9 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier11 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier279 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Supervisor100 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier51 Salaries
CA$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Metro.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Shoppers Drug Mart.
  • Shoppers Drug Mart had 49 more reviews than Metro that mentioned "Minimum wage" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 49 reviews)
"Part time"(in 25 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 159 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 139 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 22 reviews)
"Part time"(in 19 reviews)
Cons
"Head office"(in 80 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 71 reviews)
Featured Review
"Nice"Oct 24, 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Metro part-time

Pros

Good management Work on your own

Cons

Very early shift. Low pay

"Great Culture"Sep 15, 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Shoppers Drug Mart full-time

Pros

Loved the culture and how they treat their customers and employees

Cons

I had a great time there.

Job Postings

Shoppers Drug Mart has 603 more recently posted open jobs than Metro.