Compare working at Sam's Club vs Costco Wholesale

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Compare revenue, industry and employee numbers for Sam's Club and Costco Wholesale.

Industry
Retail & Wholesale
Retail & Wholesale
Revenue
more than $10B
more than $10B
Number of Employees
201 to 500
more than 10,000
Headquarters
Sam’s Club Home Office 2101 SE Simple Savings Dr. Bentonville, AR 72716-8048
Issaquah, Washington, United States

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Compare management, culture and compensation ratings for Sam's Club and Costco Wholesale.

CEO approval

Headshot of Kathryn McLay, CEO of Sam's Club
68%
approve of Kathryn McLay's performance
Headshot of W. Craig Jelinek, CEO of Costco Wholesale
88%
approve of W. Craig Jelinek's performance

Salary satisfaction

55%
think they are paid fairly at Sam's Club
83%
think they are paid fairly at Costco Wholesale

Sam's Club reviews

on September 24, 2022
Fastpaced,teamwork,
Stand up forklift operator SAMS CLUB
(Current Employee) - Garden City, KS

on September 24, 2022
Cafe Associate
(Current Employee) - Pinellas Park, FL

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on September 24, 2022
Associate
(Current Employee) - Bakersfield, CA

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Costco Wholesale reviews

on September 25, 2022
Front End Cashier
(Current Employee) - Concord, CA

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on September 25, 2022
RTV Clerk
(Current Employee) - New Jersey

on September 24, 2022
Cashier
(Current Employee) - Tracy, CA

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Compare salary information for Sam's Club and Costco Wholesale. Salaries are taken from job posts or reported by employees and are not adjusted for level or location.

Cashier
$11.85 per hour
$14.97 per hour
Optician
$16.62 per hour
$23.37 per hour
Certified pharmacy technician
$16.01 per hour
$19.09 per hour
Customer service representative
$28,845 per year
$16.07 per hour
Front end associate
$13.42 per hour
$15.63 per hour
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10K jobs at Sam's Club
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472 jobs at Costco Wholesale
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Process is about two weeks
Process is about two weeks