Compare PetSmart vs Hot Topic BETA

See how Hot Topic vs. PetSmart compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 4607 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1028 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
PetSmart Ceo J.K. Symancyk
48%
48%J.K. Symancyk
CEO Approval
Hot Topic Ceo Steve Vranes
70%
70%Steve Vranes
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
48%
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
35%
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Receptionist1 Salaries
£7/hr
Dogsbody1 Salaries
£20,037/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Product Developer1 Salaries
£27,561/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Working with animals"(in 390 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 122 reviews)
Pros
"Dress code"(in 129 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 85 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Animals"(in 407 reviews)
"Dogs"(in 245 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 55 reviews)
"Sales associates"(in 48 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"28 May 2019

Former Employee - BD EXECUTIVE

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

Pros

Great place to work, good culture

Cons

None really to speak off.

"Okay job"8 Jun 2019

Former Employee - Practitioner

I worked at Hot Topic full-time for more than a year

Pros

The children The staff Family feel nursery

Cons

Awful pay No benefits made to work bank holidays with no extra pay Don’t get paid enough for how much expected to do

Advice to Management

Focus on staff

Job Postings