Compare NHS vs Boots BETA

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

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Boots

Employee Ratings

  • NHS scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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)
4.0
(based on 4160 reviews)
NHS employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 3209 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
NHS employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
NHS employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
NHS employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
NHS Ceo Simon Stevens
85%
85%Simon Stevens
NHS employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
74%
74%Sebastian James
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
77%
NHS employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
55%
NHS employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

NHS has 5,423 more total submitted salaries than Boots.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Registered Nurse330 Salaries
£27,991/yr
HCA238 Salaries
£24,553/yr
Healthcare Assistant179 Salaries
£19,760/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Pharmacist248 Salaries
£40,313/yr
Dispenser68 Salaries
£19,094/yr
Healthcare Advisor56 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Nhs" was the most mentioned Pro at NHS.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Boots.
  • NHS had 158 more reviews than Boots that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Nhs"(in 210 reviews)
"Good pension"(in 140 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 342 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 225 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 305 reviews)
"Nhs"(in 196 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 147 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Lts Operative

I worked at NHS full-time

Pros

Looked after well, given the correct PPE

Cons

Scary on the front line

Former Employee - Healthcare Advisor

I worked at Boots full-time

Pros

Good team to work with and good company benefits

Cons

Very busy work depending on the store

Job Postings