Compare Pret A Manger vs Boots BETA

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

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Boots

Employee Ratings

  • Boots 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)
3.0
(based on 1337 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 3949 reviews)
Boots employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Boots employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.5
Work-life balance
3.2
Boots employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.0
Boots employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.3
Boots employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pret A Manger Ceo Pano Christou
44%
44%Pano Christou
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
68%
68%Sebastian James
Boots employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
47%
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Boots employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
34%
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Boots employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Boots has 4,365 more total submitted salaries than Pret A Manger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service3 Salaries
£9/hr
Team Member141 Salaries
£9/hr
Team Leader70 Salaries
£10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant561 Salaries
£9/hr
Assistant Manager125 Salaries
£22,091/yr
Pharmacy Dispenser77 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at Pret A Manger.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Boots.
  • Boots had 86 more reviews than Pret A Manger that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 173 reviews)
"Paid breaks"(in 47 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 342 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 225 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 61 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 41 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 147 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"31 Jul 2021

Former Employee - MRS

I worked at Pret A Manger part-time

Pros

There is opportunity to progress

Cons

I have not cons they were excellent team

"Boots"11 May 2021

Current Employee - Customer Advisor

I have been working at Boots part-time

Pros

All colleagues are supportive and lovely. If you are eligible you can get the boots employee discount card which is amazing!

Cons

Long working hours.. But except that I dont find any cons yet. I think it is difficult to find the vacancy as people work for a long time here?

Job Postings

Boots has 2,375 more recently posted open jobs than Pret A Manger.