Compare John Lewis & Partners vs Waitrose BETA

See how working at John Lewis & Partners vs. Waitrose 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 John Lewis & Partners vs. Waitrose. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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John Lewis & Partners

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Waitrose

Employee Ratings

  • John Lewis & Partners scored higher in 2 areas: Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Waitrose scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 4 areas: Overall Rating, 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)
4.0
(based on 3108 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 5030 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.0
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
John Lewis & Partners Ceo Sharon White
82%
82%Sharon White
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Waitrose employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Waitrose Ceo Sharon White
69%
69%Sharon White
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Waitrose has 2,140 more total submitted salaries than John Lewis & Partners.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Manager66 Salaries
£30,433/yr
Sales Assistant307 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant35 Salaries
£10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Supermarket Assistant954 Salaries
£10/hr
Sales Assistant288 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant260 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Waitrose had 414 more reviews than John Lewis & Partners that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • John Lewis & Partners had 3 more reviews than Waitrose that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 178 reviews)
"Environment to work"(in 160 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 592 reviews)
"John lewis"(in 282 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 135 reviews)
"John lewis"(in 76 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 132 reviews)
"Waitrose"(in 127 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"26 May 2022

Former Employee - Seasonal Worker

I worked at John Lewis & Partners part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good place to work good pay

Cons

None that i can think of

"Very good"27 May 2022

Former Employee - Customer Assistant

I worked at Waitrose full-time

Pros

They offered good staff discount and for a 18 year old a good salary

Cons

Wasn’t very much communication between managers and staff

Job Postings

Waitrose has 28 more recently posted open jobs than John Lewis & Partners.
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