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

  • Best Buy scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • The Home Depot scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 21198 reviews)
Best Buy employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than The Home Depot employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 22754 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
77%
77%Corie Barry
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
79%
79%Craig Menear
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Best Buy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than The Home Depot employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
70%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Positive Business Outlook
61%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Best Buy.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • The Home Depot had 6 more reviews than Best Buy that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2154 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 897 reviews)
Pros
"Part time"(in 902 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 883 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 567 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 481 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 929 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 573 reviews)
Featured Review
"Assistant"26 Feb 2016

I have been working at Best Buy

Pros

Good work ethic and nice people

Cons

Travel takes a long time since it is far away

Advice to Management

Very good

"Great culture"16 Jan 2020

Current Employee - Operations Manager

I have been working at The Home Depot full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Varied and adult workplace in retail

Cons

Long hours Standing up in store

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Job Postings

The Home Depot has 22,406 more recently posted open jobs than Best Buy.