Compare Marks & Spencer vs Waitrose BETA

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

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Waitrose

Employee Ratings

  • Marks & Spencer scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
  • Waitrose scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 6081 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 4999 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Waitrose employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.7
Waitrose employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.9
Waitrose employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Steve Rowe
76%
76%Steve Rowe
Marks & Spencer employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Waitrose employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Waitrose Ceo Sharon White
69%
69%Sharon White
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
71%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Waitrose employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
56%

Salaries

Marks & Spencer has 2,169 more total submitted salaries than Waitrose.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant1432 Salaries
£10/hr
Team Manager106 Salaries
£26,101/yr
Sales Assistant367 Salaries
£10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant260 Salaries
£9/hr
Supermarket Assistant948 Salaries
£10/hr
Sales Assistant285 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Marks & Spencer had 35 more reviews than Waitrose that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Marks & Spencer had 96 more reviews than Waitrose that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 627 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 555 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 592 reviews)
"John lewis"(in 282 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 228 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 141 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 132 reviews)
"Waitrose"(in 127 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"28 Apr 2022

Current Employee - Marks and Spencer Assistant

I have been working at Marks & Spencer part-time for more than a year

Pros

Pay and very friendly customers

Cons

Not many cons, maybe being on your feet all day but that’s expected in retail.

"Amazing"25 Feb 2022

Current Employee - Marketint

I have been working at Waitrose full-time

Pros

Amazing company that is it

Cons

Amazing everything you have done

Job Postings

Marks & Spencer has 670 more recently posted open jobs than Waitrose.
Recent Jobs
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