Compare working at Fastenal vs Grainger

Compare company reviews, salaries, and ratings to find out if Fastenal or Grainger is right for you. Fastenal is most highly rated for Work-life balance and Grainger is most highly rated for Compensation and benefits.

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Compare revenue, industry, and employee numbers for Fastenal and Grainger.

Retail & Wholesale
$6,4bn to $13bn (CAD)
more than $12B (CAD)
Number of employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
2001 Theurer Blvd. Winona, Minnesota 55987
Lake Forest, IL

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Compare management, culture, and compensation ratings for Fastenal and Grainger.

CEO approval

Headshot of Dan Florness, CEO of Fastenal
approve of Dan Florness's performance
Headshot of DG Macpherson, CEO of Grainger
approve of DG Macpherson's performance

Salary satisfaction

think they are paid fairly at Fastenal
think they are paid fairly at Grainger

Fastenal reviews

on December 3, 2023
Relaxed work environment with a great team
Branch Operations Manager
(current employee) - Stoney Creek, ON

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on November 28, 2023
Warehouse Associate- Shipper/Receiver
(current employee) - Calgary, AB

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on November 20, 2023
Account Specialist
(current employee) - Welland, ON

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Grainger reviews

on October 15, 2023
Account Manager
(current employee) - Ontario

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on October 11, 2023
General Labour
(current employee) - Edmonton, AB

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on September 28, 2023
Warehouse Associate
(current employee) - Caledon, ON

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Compare similar salaries

Compare salary information for Fastenal and Grainger. Salaries are taken from job posts or reported by employees and are not adjusted for level or location.

Customer service representative
$16.72 per hour
$21.93 per hour
Service à la clientèle
$16.99 per hour
$21.20 per hour
Warehouse associate
$18.72 per hour
$76,000 per year
Commis d'entrepôt
$18.30 per hour
$18.00 per hour
Conseiller clientèle
$17.41 per hour
$21.00 per hour
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19 jobs at Fastenal
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4 jobs at Grainger
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Compare interview process, length, and difficulty for Fastenal and Grainger.

Average experience
Favourable experience
Low difficulty
Medium difficulty
Process is about two weeks
Process is about a month