Compare Walmart vs Dollar General BETA

See how working at Walmart vs. Dollar General 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 Walmart vs. Dollar General. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Walmart

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Dollar General

Employee Ratings

  • Walmart scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 55598 reviews)
Walmart employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 6998 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Walmart employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Walmart employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Walmart employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
66%
66%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 19% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Dollar General Ceo Todd Vasos
47%
47%Todd Vasos
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Walmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
37%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Walmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
37%

Salaries

Walmart has 50 more total submitted salaries than Dollar General.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Shift Manager2 Salaries
£30,587/yr
Software Developer2 Salaries
£37,468/yr
Sales Associate2 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Java Developer1 Salaries
£9/hr
Field Engineer1 Salaries
£55,773/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Dollar General.
  • Walmart had 1,226 more reviews than Dollar General that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2411 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1331 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 165 reviews)
"Weekly pay"(in 130 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1475 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1147 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 274 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 249 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"15 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Software Developer

I have been working at Walmart full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

I love it! It's great to sell stuff.

Cons

There are no downsides at all. It's great.

Current Employee - Assistant Manager

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

Pros

Learning new things everyday, fast paced environment

Cons

Limited coverage need more hours on truck days

Job Postings

Dollar General has 28,313 more recently posted open jobs than Walmart.