Compare Ross Stores vs PetSmart BETA

See how working at Ross Stores vs. PetSmart 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 Ross Stores vs. PetSmart. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Ross Stores

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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • Ross Stores scored higher in 5 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • PetSmart scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 8077 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 7673 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ross Stores Ceo Barbara Rentler
60%
60%Barbara Rentler
Ross Stores employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
48%
48%J.K. Symancyk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Ross Stores employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Ross Stores employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

PetSmart has 601 more total submitted salaries than Ross Stores.
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Customer Engagement Leader11 Salaries
$21/hr
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$22/hr
Manager7 Salaries
$49,405/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Ross Stores.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Ross Stores.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 386 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 281 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 561 reviews)
"Animal"(in 211 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 259 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 194 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 677 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 495 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Senior Director

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

Pros

I feel so lucky to work with such committed and engaged associates. The new hire onboarding experience was thoughtful and effective. I really appreciate that I'm being given time to learn the... business and to get to know colleagues.

Cons

Honestly, I don't have any cons.

Advice to Management

Continue to make people a priority as you currently are. I feel valued and appreciated, which is everything.

Current Employee - Customer Engagement Leader

I have been working at PetSmart full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Fun workplace, lots of advancement opportunities

Cons

Retail hours with no consistency

Job Postings

PetSmart has 17,944 more recently posted open jobs than Ross Stores.
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