Compare Target vs The Home Depot BETA

See how working at Target 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 Target vs. The Home Depot. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Target

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The Home Depot

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35881 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 22755 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.4
The Home Depot employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.3
The Home Depot employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.8
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Target employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
75%
75%Brian Cornell
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
79%
79%Craig Menear
The Home Depot employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Target employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Positive Business Outlook
61%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Target employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Target has 158 more total submitted salaries than The Home Depot.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Assistant16 Salaries
A$24/hr
Sales Assistant9 Salaries
A$22/hr
Stock Clerk7 Salaries
A$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Data Analyst1 Salaries
A$34/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • Target had 1,272 more reviews than The Home Depot that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2143 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1340 reviews)
Pros
"Part time"(in 902 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 883 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 1942 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1845 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 929 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 573 reviews)
Featured Review
"Fantastic"20 Jul 2020

Former Intern - Retail Associate

I worked at Target for more than 3 years

Pros

Plenty of room for growth

Cons

No access to bonuses or incentives

Advice to Management

None

"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 14,872 more recently posted open jobs than Target.