Compare Co-op vs McColl's BETA

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

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McColl's

Employee Ratings

  • Co-op 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 1281 reviews)
Co-op employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 314 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Co-op employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Co-op employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Co-op employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Co-op employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Co-op employees rated their Culture & Values 1.2 higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Co-op Ceo Steve Murrells
81%
81%Steve Murrells
Co-op employees rated their CEO Approval 40% higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
McColl's Ceo Jonathon Miller
41%
41%Jonathon Miller
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Co-op employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 27% higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
37%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Co-op employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than McColl's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
24%

Salaries

Co-op has 1,005 more total submitted salaries than McColl's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Team Member152 Salaries
£8/hr
Team Manager56 Salaries
£21,860/yr
Sales Assistant20 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager35 Salaries
£23,041/yr
Paper Deliverer5 Salaries
£7/hr
Sales Assistant26 Salaries
£7/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Co-op.
  • "Area manager" was the most mentioned Pro at McColl's.
  • Co-op had 25 more reviews than McColl's that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 99 reviews)
"Flexible working"(in 43 reviews)
Pros
"Area manager"(in 15 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 48 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"Area manager"(in 27 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 23 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Engineering Apprentice

I have been working at Co-op part-time

Pros

A great 1st job, co-ops usually treat their employees better than some competitors will.

Cons

The co-op hasn't maximised its ability to reduce its environmental footprint, starting with all those plastic bags.

Advice to Management

none, I think they're doing good.

Current Employee - Sales Assistant

I have been working at McColl's part-time

Pros

The company cares about you 30min brakes for 6+ hours shifts 20% discount Free coffee and pastry

Cons

No security, so you have to deal with shop lifters

Advice to Management

Keep up with the good work

Job Postings

Co-op has 98 more recently posted open jobs than McColl's.