Compare B&Q vs The Range BETA

See how working at B&Q vs. The Range 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 B&Q vs. The Range. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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B&Q

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The Range

Employee Ratings

  • B&Q scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1149 reviews)
B&Q employees rated their Overall Rating 1.3 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.2
(based on 315 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
B&Q employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
B&Q employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
1.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
B&Q employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
B&Q employees rated their Senior Management 1.0 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
1.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
B&Q employees rated their Culture & Values 1.6 higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
1.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
B&Q Ceo Graham Bell
79%
79%Graham Bell
B&Q employees rated their CEO Approval 63% higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
The Range Ceo Chris Dawson
16%
16%Chris Dawson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
B&Q employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 45% higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
20%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
B&Q employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than The Range employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
18%

Salaries

B&Q has 896 more total submitted salaries than The Range.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Advisor122 Salaries
£8/hr
Showroom Manager15 Salaries
£27,030/yr
Trading Manager39 Salaries
£26,754/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant5 Salaries
£6/hr
Retail Assistant50 Salaries
£7/hr
Shop Assistant3 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • B&Q had 51 more reviews than The Range that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • "B q" was the most mentioned Con at B&Q.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at The Range.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 95 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 70 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 19 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 16 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"B q"(in 72 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 31 reviews)
"No training"(in 21 reviews)
Featured Review
"Working"29 Nov 2020

Current Employee - Customer Service Supervisor

I have been working at B&Q full-time

Pros

Great people. training, work life balance

Cons

Pay, heavy lifting, weekend always in

"Best career"15 Nov 2020

Former Employee - Customer Service Assistant

I worked at The Range part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Hard working and very happy

Cons

Long hours not appreciated by others

Job Postings

B&Q has 19 more recently posted open jobs than The Range.