Compare ALDI vs Costa BETA

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

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Costa

Employee Ratings

  • ALDI scored higher in 7 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Costa scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1132 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2170 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Giles Hurley
72%
72%Giles Hurley
ALDI employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Costa Ceo Jill McDonald
64%
64%Jill McDonald
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
55%
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

ALDI has 1,342 more total submitted salaries than Costa.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate570 Salaries
£9/hr
Deputy Manager319 Salaries
£10/hr
Industrial Placement Student24 Salaries
£26,112/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Barista618 Salaries
£9/hr
Manager33 Salaries
£25,292/yr
Student20 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • "Free drinks" was the most mentioned Pro at Costa.
  • ALDI had 244 more reviews than Costa that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 750 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 525 reviews)
Pros
"Free drinks"(in 128 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 436 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 359 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 115 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 49 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good quality"8 Nov 2021

Current Employee - Store Associate

I have been working at ALDI full-time

Pros

Excellent customer service and friendly

Cons

Low price and great quality

"Good"25 Nov 2021

Current Employee - Barista

I have been working at Costa part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good, fun place to work

Cons

Make leg tire some time

Job Postings

ALDI has 14,880 more recently posted open jobs than Costa.