Compare Greene King vs Marston's BETA

See how working at Greene King vs. Marston'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 Greene King vs. Marston's. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Greene King

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Marston's

Employee Ratings

  • Greene King scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
  • Marston's scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1333 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 378 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Greene King Ceo Nick Mackenzie
85%
85%Nick Mackenzie
Greene King employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Marston's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Marston's Ceo Ralph Findlay
78%
78%Ralph Findlay
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Marston's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Greene King employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Marston's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Greene King employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Marston's salaries averaged £872 higher than Greene King.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager153 Salaries
£35,915/yr
Assistant Manager101 Salaries
£23,394/yr
Team Leader77 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager79 Salaries
£39,634/yr
Assistant Manager47 Salaries
£22,291/yr
Team Leader5 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • Greene King had 40 more reviews than Marston's that mentioned "Pub" as a Pro.
  • Greene King had 79 more reviews than Marston's that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Pub"(in 52 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 45 reviews)
Pros
"Pub"(in 12 reviews)
"Marston's"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 102 reviews)
"Pub"(in 74 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 23 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 22 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good!"29 Sep 2021

Current Employee - General Manager

I have been working at Greene King full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Progression and good management. Fun company

Cons

Work life balance is poor

Advice to Management

More incentives need to be put in place

Current Employee - Area Manager

I have been working at Marston's full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Feel valued, one of the team. Rewards and recognition are very good.

Cons

Still a big company so sometimes slow to get things done.

Job Postings

Greene King has 706 more recently posted open jobs than Marston's.