Compare Boots Opticians vs EAT BETA

See how working at Boots Opticians vs. EAT 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 Boots Opticians vs. EAT. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Boots Opticians

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EAT

Employee Ratings

  • Boots Opticians scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • EAT scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 235 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 171 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.6
Career Opportunities
3.1
EAT employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.1
EAT employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
3.0
EAT employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Boots Opticians Ceo James Arrow
36%
36%James Arrow
CEO Approval
EAT Ceo Andrew Walker
80%
80%Andrew Walker
EAT employees rated their CEO Approval 44% higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
47%
% Recommend to a friend
65%
EAT employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
15%
Positive Business Outlook
39%
EAT employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 24% higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Boots Opticians has 83 more total submitted salaries than EAT.
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What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Boots Opticians.
  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at EAT.
  • "Poor management" was the most mentioned Con at Boots Opticians.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at EAT.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 21 reviews)
"Good staff"(in 10 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 23 reviews)
"Free lunch"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Poor management"(in 9 reviews)
"Shop floor"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 16 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 11 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"29 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Practice Manager

I worked at Boots Opticians full-time

Pros

Job retention High standard Professional company

Cons

Never utilise my skills enough

Advice to Management

Talk to your colleagues as people

Former Employee - Supervisor

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

Pros

Management, Community, Work Ethic, People

Cons

Early starts, Lack of staff,

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