Compare Best Buy vs Target BETA

See how working at Best Buy vs. Target 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 Best Buy vs. Target. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Best Buy

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Target

Employee Ratings

  • Best Buy scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Target scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 22382 reviews)
Best Buy employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 38809 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Best Buy employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Best Buy employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Best Buy employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Best Buy employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
76%
76%Corie Barry
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
78%
78%Brian Cornell
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
Best Buy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Best Buy employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Target has 5 more total submitted salaries than Best Buy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager2 Salaries
£22,983/yr
Demand Planning Analyst1 Salaries
£37,957/yr
Customer Assistant1 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Floor Team Member1 Salaries
£7/hr
Trainee Business Analyst1 Salaries
£27,195/yr
Customer Assistant1 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Best Buy.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • Target had 1,340 more reviews than Best Buy that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2239 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 946 reviews)
Pros
"Team members"(in 2221 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1676 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 576 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 517 reviews)
Cons
"Team members"(in 1996 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1916 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"27 Nov 2020

Current Employee - Store Assistant

I have been working at Best Buy part-time

Pros

is ti a friendly helpful environment

Cons

Very busy with a lot of customers

"Very Good"30 Apr 2020

Former Contractor - Devops Engineer

I worked at Target

Pros

I like the work environment

Cons

Sometime the place is noisy

Job Postings

Target has 16,869 more recently posted open jobs than Best Buy.