Compare Marks & Spencer vs Tesco BETA

See how working at Marks & Spencer vs. Tesco 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 Marks & Spencer vs. Tesco. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Marks & Spencer

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Tesco

Employee Ratings

  • Marks & Spencer scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Tesco scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3051 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7318 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Steve Rowe
75%
75%Steve Rowe
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Marks & Spencer salaries averaged £8,686 higher than Tesco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant460 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant136 Salaries
£8/hr
Section Manager83 Salaries
£26,068/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant1065 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant99 Salaries
£8/hr
Shift Leader48 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • Tesco had 555 more reviews than Marks & Spencer that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Tesco had 187 more reviews than Marks & Spencer that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 388 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 318 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 873 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 352 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 116 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 115 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 303 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 144 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"11 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Driver

I worked at Marks & Spencer part-time

Pros

The manager was the nicest ever

Cons

None to speak of friends

"Good"3 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Shop Assistant

I have been working at Tesco part-time for more than a year

Pros

Good company with good values

Cons

min hour contract with overtime

Job Postings

Tesco has 944 more recently posted open jobs than Marks & Spencer.