Compare Marston's vs J D Wetherspoon BETA

See how working at Marston's vs. J D Wetherspoon 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 Marston's vs. J D Wetherspoon. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Marston's

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J D Wetherspoon

Employee Ratings

  • Marston's scored higher in 5 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • J D Wetherspoon scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 378 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2843 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
J D Wetherspoon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Marston's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.5
Marston's employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Marston's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Marston's Ceo Ralph Findlay
78%
78%Ralph Findlay
Marston's employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
J D Wetherspoon Ceo John Hutson
66%
66%John Hutson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

J D Wetherspoon has 3,923 more total submitted salaries than Marston's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Manager47 Salaries
£22,014/yr
General Manager79 Salaries
£39,141/yr
Team Leader5 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Bar Associate409 Salaries
£9/hr
Shift Manager266 Salaries
£23,867/yr
Pub Manager131 Salaries
£38,010/yr

What Employees Say

  • J D Wetherspoon had 128 more reviews than Marston's that mentioned "Pub" as a Pro.
  • J D Wetherspoon had 234 more reviews than Marston's that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Pub"(in 12 reviews)
"Marston's"(in 10 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 162 reviews)
"Pub"(in 140 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 23 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 257 reviews)
"Pub"(in 229 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Area Manager

I have been working at Marston's full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Feel valued, one of the team. Rewards and recognition are very good.

Cons

Still a big company so sometimes slow to get things done.

"Fantastic"28 Sep 2021

Current Employee - Bar Associate

I have been working at J D Wetherspoon full-time

Pros

Discount friendly clean helpfull great

Cons

None that I can think of

Advice to Management

None

Job Postings

J D Wetherspoon has 486 more recently posted open jobs than Marston's.