Compare Sobeys vs Shoppers Drug Mart BETA

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

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Shoppers Drug Mart

Employee Ratings

  • Sobeys scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Shoppers Drug Mart scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1499 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3203 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Sobeys Ceo  Michael Medline
82%
82% Michael Medline
Sobeys employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Shoppers Drug Mart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Shoppers Drug Mart Ceo Mike Motz
69%
69%Mike Motz
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Shoppers Drug Mart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Sobeys employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Sobeys employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Shoppers Drug Mart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Shoppers Drug Mart has 2,066 more total submitted salaries than Sobeys.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier230 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Clerk59 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Order Selector22 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier322 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Junior Clerk68 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Cosmetician80 Salaries
CA$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Sobeys.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Shoppers Drug Mart.
  • Shoppers Drug Mart had 26 more reviews than Sobeys that mentioned "Minimum wage" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 74 reviews)
"Great people"(in 56 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 159 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 139 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 49 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 45 reviews)
Cons
"Head office"(in 80 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 71 reviews)
Featured Review
"……"May 25, 2021

Current Employee - Cashier

I have been working at Sobeys part-time

Pros

Great coworker to work with

Cons

Work time is very unstable

"Great"Jun 14, 2021

Current Employee - Pharmacy Technician

I have been working at Shoppers Drug Mart part-time

Pros

Great team good pay flexible hours

Cons

None I had no issues

Job Postings

Shoppers Drug Mart has 2,105 more recently posted open jobs than Sobeys.