Compare Lidl vs Farmfoods BETA

See how working at Lidl vs. Farmfoods 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 Lidl vs. Farmfoods. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Lidl

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Farmfoods

Employee Ratings

  • Lidl scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Farmfoods scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 817 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 208 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.6
Farmfoods employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Lidl employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Farmfoods employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lidl Ceo Christian Härtnagel
73%
73%Christian Härtnagel
CEO Approval
Farmfoods Ceo  George Herd
96%
96% George Herd
Farmfoods employees rated their CEO Approval 23% higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Lidl employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Farmfoods employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
52%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Lidl employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Farmfoods employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Lidl has 1,205 more total submitted salaries than Farmfoods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant204 Salaries
£9/hr
Store Manager101 Salaries
£44,677/yr
Shift Manager54 Salaries
£11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant7 Salaries
£6/hr
Retail Assistant30 Salaries
£6/hr
Branch Manager22 Salaries
£25,183/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lidl.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Farmfoods.
  • Lidl had 200 more reviews than Farmfoods that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 342 reviews)
"Good salary"(in 88 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 46 reviews)
"15 discount"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 221 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 85 reviews)
Cons
"Area managers"(in 26 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 21 reviews)
Featured Review
"Lidl"21 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Customer Assistant

I worked at Lidl part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good pay for part-time work

Cons

Definitely a tough job that requires versatility

Current Employee - Warehouse Operative

I have been working at Farmfoods part-time

Pros

Nice and relaxed work environment, not overly pressured and ideal for weekday studying

Cons

Could maybe be more high-tec in the store

Job Postings

Lidl has 22,986 more recently posted open jobs than Farmfoods.