Compare Dollar General vs ALDI BETA

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

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ALDI

Employee Ratings

  • ALDI 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)
2.8
(based on 6820 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 4553 reviews)
ALDI employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.3
ALDI employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.4 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.3
Work-life balance
2.8
ALDI employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
3.1
ALDI employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.6
Culture & Values
3.3
ALDI employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Dollar General Ceo Todd Vasos
46%
46%Todd Vasos
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Jason Hart
76%
76%Jason Hart
ALDI employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
37%
% Recommend to a friend
61%
ALDI employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Dollar General employees rated theirs.

Salaries

ALDI has 321 more total submitted salaries than Dollar General.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Checkout1 Salaries
A$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Assistant55 Salaries
A$25/hr
Deputy Manager19 Salaries
A$26/hr
Sales Assistant6 Salaries
A$26/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Dollar General.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • ALDI had 50 more reviews than Dollar General that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 165 reviews)
"Weekly pay"(in 130 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 646 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 474 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 274 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 249 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 379 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 299 reviews)
Featured Review
"A nice plce"13 Aug 2019

Former Employee - Checkout

I worked at Dollar General part-time

Pros

Good team environment for starter employees

Cons

Bad hours- did not accommodate my needs

Former Employee - Assistant Section Leader

I worked at ALDI part-time for less than a year

Pros

Very clear directions and pay. You know exactly what you're getting.

Cons

Aldi has fixed career progression, but that's not a hidden fact and should be self evident

Job Postings

Dollar General has 86,374 more recently posted open jobs than ALDI.