Compare Royal Mail vs Boots BETA

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

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Boots

Employee Ratings

  • Royal Mail scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • Boots scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1567 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 3209 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.2
Boots employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Royal Mail employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
3.0
Boots employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.3
Boots employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Royal Mail Ceo Rico Back
30%
30%Rico Back
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
74%
74%Sebastian James
Boots employees rated their CEO Approval 44% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
35%
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Boots employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Royal Mail employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Boots has 1,755 more total submitted salaries than Royal Mail.
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What Employees Say

  • Boots had 141 more reviews than Royal Mail that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Boots had 111 more reviews than Royal Mail that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 201 reviews)
"Early finish"(in 60 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 342 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 225 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 39 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 36 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 147 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Royal Mail full-time for more than 10 years

Pros

Good pension, Flexible hours ,Excellent salary

Cons

Multi task, Fast paced environment

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

Boots has 1,864 more recently posted open jobs than Royal Mail.