Compare Argos vs Homebase Limited BETA

See how working at Argos vs. Homebase Limited 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 Argos vs. Homebase Limited. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Argos

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Homebase Limited

Employee Ratings

  • Argos scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1334 reviews)
Argos employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.9
(based on 388 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Argos employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Argos employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Argos employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Argos employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Argos employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Argos Ceo Mike Coupe
62%
62%Mike Coupe
CEO Approval
Homebase Limited Ceo Damian Mcgloughlin
62%
62%Damian Mcgloughlin
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Argos employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
39%
Argos employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Homebase Limited employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
33%

Salaries

Argos has 942 more total submitted salaries than Homebase Limited.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Advisor115 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant46 Salaries
£7/hr
Store Manager25 Salaries
£30,028/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Assistant13 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant24 Salaries
£8/hr
Store Manager19 Salaries
£48,273/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Argos.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Homebase Limited.
  • "Headsets" was the most mentioned Con at Argos.
  • "Bunnings" was the most mentioned Con at Homebase Limited.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 65 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 53 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 22 reviews)
"20 discount"(in 12 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Headsets"(in 45 reviews)
"Rota"(in 43 reviews)
Cons
"Bunnings"(in 13 reviews)
"Shop floor"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Videographer

I worked at Argos full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Big sets to light and good kit

Cons

Unrealistic turnaround time on some shoots

Former Contractor - Customer Service Assistant

I worked at Homebase Limited for less than a year

Pros

Friendly, laid-back, help is there if needed

Cons

Nothing really, enjoyable place to work

Job Postings

Argos has 42 more recently posted open jobs than Homebase Limited.