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)
4.1
(based on 2385 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 3563 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
John Lewis & Partners Ceo Sharon White
92%
92%Sharon White
CEO Approval
Waitrose Ceo Sharon White
90%
90%Sharon White
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Waitrose employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than John Lewis & Partners employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Waitrose has 1,204 more total submitted salaries than John Lewis & Partners.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Waitrose Supermarket Assistant61 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant86 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant220 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Waitrose Supermarket Assistant1222 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Service Assistant510 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant183 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
"Amazing"13 May 2021

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryFormer - Unemployed

I worked at John Lewis & Partners

Pros

Loads of benefits, good pay and very customer oriented!

Cons

I can't really think of any because it's a wonderful place to work

Current Employee - Supermarket Assistant

I have been working at Waitrose full-time

Pros

good discount on waitrose and john lewis good pay

Cons

bad hours sometimes management aren’t understanding hard to book hokiday

Job Postings

Waitrose has 19 more recently posted open jobs than John Lewis & Partners.