Compare ALDI vs Specsavers BETA

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

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Specsavers

Employee Ratings

  • ALDI scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Specsavers scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1001 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1010 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.1
Specsavers employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than ALDI employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Giles Hurley
77%
77%Giles Hurley
CEO Approval
Specsavers Ceo Doug Perkins
75%
75%Doug Perkins
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
51%

Salaries

ALDI has 2,096 more total submitted salaries than Specsavers.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate568 Salaries
£9/hr
Deputy Manager294 Salaries
£10/hr
Industrial Placement Student22 Salaries
£25,778/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager17 Salaries
£25,000/yr
Manager7 Salaries
£24,000/yr
Dispenser5 Salaries
£16,203/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • "Great team" was the most mentioned Pro at Specsavers.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at ALDI.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Specsavers.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 750 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 525 reviews)
Pros
"Great team"(in 30 reviews)
"Good team"(in 25 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 436 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 359 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 49 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 30 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Area Manager

I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great Pay and Benefits, Nice people to work for. The Store staff are excellent!

Cons

Working Long hours, and demanding at times

Advice to Management

If you are career driven and willing to go the extra mile well this is the career for you. in return you will get paid an excellent salary, company car, an many other benefits. However if you are the... type of person who is not super organised and suffers a bit of stress....stay clear!

"Love it"26 Jun 2021

Current Employee - Hear Care Assistant

I have been working at Specsavers full-time

Pros

Everything is great about my job

Cons

There’s nothing I don’t like

Job Postings

ALDI has 11,286 more recently posted open jobs than Specsavers.