Compare Co-op vs Boots BETA

See how working at Co-op vs. Boots 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 Co-op vs. Boots. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Co-op

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Boots

Employee Ratings

  • Co-op scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1112 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 2468 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Co-op employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Co-op Ceo Steve Murrells
79%
79%Steve Murrells
Co-op employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
67%
67%Sebastian James
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Co-op employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
36%

Salaries

Boots has 1,528 more total submitted salaries than Co-op.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Team Member31 Salaries
£8/hr
Customer Team Member138 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant18 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant391 Salaries
£8/hr
Store Manager46 Salaries
£30,196/yr
Sales Assistant63 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • Boots had 198 more reviews than Co-op that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Boots had 73 more reviews than Co-op that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 80 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 39 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 278 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 185 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 44 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 33 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 117 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 58 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at Co-op full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

A great place to work, making a difference to local communities. Flex time and good varied benefits. Understanding and approachable managers

Cons

None really it is a great place to work

Current Employee - Boots Customer Assistant

I have been working at Boots part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Relaxed and enjoyable workplace. Everyone is always positive and everyone helps one another, especially if there are complaints/ problems with customers.

Cons

Only Con is dealing with customer complaints, however, that comes with the job so you just need to know how to communicate and deal with people.

Job Postings

Boots has 1,196 more recently posted open jobs than Co-op.