Compare Staples vs PetSmart BETA

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

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PetSmart

Employee Ratings

  • Staples scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • PetSmart scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating 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 11792 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 7701 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
PetSmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Staples employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
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
Staples Ceo Michael Motz
48%
48%Michael Motz
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
47%
47%J.K. Symancyk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
PetSmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Positive Business Outlook
41%
PetSmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Staples employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Staples has 703 more total submitted salaries than PetSmart.
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What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Staples.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Staples.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 395 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 346 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 561 reviews)
"Animal"(in 211 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 415 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 292 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 677 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 495 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Staples part-time

Pros

Great atmosphere where I worked.

Cons

Can't think of anything negative about this job.

"Nice environment"May 16, 2022

Current Employee - Petcare Specialist

I have been working at PetSmart part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

If you like working with animals and people this place is for you

Cons

Can be stressful sometimes and fast paced.

Job Postings

PetSmart has 16,710 more recently posted open jobs than Staples.
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