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 4 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Waitrose scored higher in 2 areas: Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 2720 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 4183 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
3.8
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
90%
90%Sharon White
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Waitrose employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Waitrose Ceo Sharon White
77%
77%Sharon White
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Positive Business Outlook
55%
Waitrose employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than John Lewis & Partners employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Waitrose has 1,490 more total submitted salaries than John Lewis & Partners.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Manager51 Salaries
£30,370/yr
Sales Assistant258 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant24 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Supermarket Assistant689 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant226 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant200 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Waitrose had 273 more reviews than John Lewis & Partners that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • John Lewis & Partners had 13 more reviews than Waitrose that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 129 reviews)
"Environment to work"(in 112 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 402 reviews)
"John lewis"(in 216 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 101 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 37 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 88 reviews)
"Part time"(in 67 reviews)
Featured Review
"Brilliant"4 Oct 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at John Lewis & Partners part-time

Pros

John Lewis were always so Supportive

Cons

Many stores closed down causing redundancy

"good"23 Sep 2021

Former Employee - Supermarket Assistant

I worked at Waitrose part-time for more than a year

Pros

they were all very nice

Cons

no cons at all in my experience

Job Postings

Waitrose has 43 more recently posted open jobs than John Lewis & Partners.