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 8 areas: Overall Rating, 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 707 reviews)
ALDI employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1525 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
ALDI employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
ALDI employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
ALDI employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Jason Hart
86%
86%Jason Hart
ALDI employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Costa Ceo Jill McDonald
61%
61%Jill McDonald
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
ALDI employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
60%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Costa employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
35%

Salaries

ALDI has 4 more total submitted salaries than Costa.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Assistant145 Salaries
£9/hr
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£46,581/yr
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£25,732/yr
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£8/hr
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What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • "Free drinks" was the most mentioned Pro at Costa.
  • ALDI had 235 more reviews than Costa that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 716 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 513 reviews)
Pros
"Free drinks"(in 126 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 72 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 421 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 345 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 110 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 48 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Stock Assistant

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

Pros

Good pay for the work

Cons

Very physical work, can be tiring

Former Employee - Barista

I worked at Costa part-time

Pros

Learning coffee art is brill and getting to know regular customers is great.

Cons

The amount of cleaning to close store

Advice to Management

outsource cleaning to a professional cleaning company

Job Postings

ALDI has 16,345 more recently posted open jobs than Costa.