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 3 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Waitrose scored higher in 3 areas: Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend 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 2652 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 4047 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
89%
89%Sharon White
John Lewis & Partners employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Waitrose employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Waitrose Ceo Sharon White
82%
82%Sharon White
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
78%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Waitrose employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than John Lewis & Partners employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Waitrose has 1,440 more total submitted salaries than John Lewis & Partners.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Manager46 Salaries
£29,793/yr
Sales Assistant244 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant24 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Supermarket Assistant654 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant217 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Service Assistant194 Salaries
£8/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

Current Employee - Warehouse Section Manager

I have been working at John Lewis & Partners full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

developments and supports.benifits and holiday

Cons

I am very happy with our partnership

Advice to Management

I have no complaint and regret

"Waitrose"2 Sep 2021

Current Employee - Wine Specialist

I have been working at Waitrose full-time

Pros

Great development for a company that looks after its partners

Cons

People at head office I don’t think truly understand how and way it’s like to work in a supermarket

Job Postings

John Lewis & Partners has 13 more recently posted open jobs than Waitrose.