Compare Best Buy vs The Home Depot BETA

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

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The Home Depot

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot scored higher in 7 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 23968 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 26665 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
61%
61%Corie Barry
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
85%
85%Craig Menear
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.

Salaries

The Home Depot has 11 more total submitted salaries than Best Buy.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager2 Salaries
£23,089/yr
Demand Planning Analyst1 Salaries
£38,131/yr
Senior Project Manager1 Salaries
£66,803/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1 Salaries
£8/hr
Manager1 Salaries
£48/hr
ECommerce Manager1 Salaries
£45,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Best Buy.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • The Home Depot had 15 more reviews than Best Buy that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2293 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 983 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 984 reviews)
"Part time"(in 958 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 587 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 532 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 991 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 602 reviews)
Featured Review
"/"7 Dec 2020

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Best Buy part-time

Pros

good experience and good pay

Cons

no bad comment had a great time

"Great job"16 Jan 2021

Former Employee - Driver

I worked at The Home Depot full-time

Pros

None it was great to work

Cons

Good hours of work to date

Advice to Management

None

Job Postings

The Home Depot has 23,525 more recently posted open jobs than Best Buy.