Compare Lowe's vs Walmart BETA

See how working at Lowe's vs. Walmart 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 Lowe's vs. Walmart. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Lowe's

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Walmart

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Walmart scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 20892 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 53875 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
56%
56%Marvin Ellison
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
66%
66%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Lowe's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Walmart employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Walmart has 44 more total submitted salaries than Lowe's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer1 Salaries
£1/hr
InstallShield Developer/IT Specialist1 Salaries
£9/hr
Associate1 Salaries
£20,486/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Developer1 Salaries
£35,323/yr
Systems Engineer1 Salaries
£101,280/yr
Intern1 Salaries
£53/yr

What Employees Say

  • Walmart had 1,026 more reviews than Lowe's that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Walmart had 324 more reviews than Lowe's that mentioned "Good benefits" as a Pro.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Lowe's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Walmart.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1385 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1007 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2411 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1331 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 581 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 483 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1475 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1147 reviews)
Featured Review
"Perfect!"18 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Lowe's full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Free tshirts for the win

Cons

Bad coffee it was terrible

"Great"27 Jan 2020

Current Employee - Assistant Manager

I have been working at Walmart full-time for more than a year

Pros

Amazing staff great place to work

Cons

Great place to work thank you

Job Postings

Walmart has 83,388 more recently posted open jobs than Lowe's.