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 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • PetSmart scored higher in 1 area: Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 4894 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 4788 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ross Stores Ceo Barbara Rentler
69%
69%Barbara Rentler
Ross Stores employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
50%
50%J.K. Symancyk
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Ross Stores employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
52%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Ross Stores employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than PetSmart employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

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What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Ross Stores.
  • "Working with animals" was the most mentioned Pro at PetSmart.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Ross Stores.
  • "Animals" was the most mentioned Con at PetSmart.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 291 reviews)
"20 discount"(in 243 reviews)
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 406 reviews)
"Animal"(in 172 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 214 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 182 reviews)
Cons
"Animals"(in 420 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 256 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Stock Associate

I worked at Ross Stores part-time

Pros

friendly coworker, employee discount, college opportunities

Cons

crappy hours, favortism toward certain employees, no room for growth

Former Employee - Grooming Salon Manager

I worked at PetSmart full-time for more than a year

Pros

I really enjoyed my time at PetSmart. I loved being around the animals and the clients.

Cons

I don't have any cons about my experience.

Job Postings

PetSmart has 20,974 more recently posted open jobs than Ross Stores.