Compare Tesco vs Boots BETA

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

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Boots

Employee Ratings

  • Tesco scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7892 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2653 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
70%
70%Sebastian James
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Tesco salaries averaged £5,704 higher than Boots.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant1170 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant110 Salaries
£8/hr
Store Manager84 Salaries
£38,523/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant404 Salaries
£8/hr
Sales Assistant65 Salaries
£8/hr
Assistant Manager64 Salaries
£21,413/yr

What Employees Say

  • Tesco had 652 more reviews than Boots that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Tesco had 205 more reviews than Boots that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 954 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 380 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 302 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 197 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 330 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 153 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 125 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 68 reviews)
Featured Review
"Dot com Tesco"15 Sep 2020

Current Employee - Dot Com Personal Shopper

I have been working at Tesco full-time for less than a year

Pros

Flexible, understanding of other commitments

Cons

Early starts, pressure to be on target

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 630 more recently posted open jobs than Tesco.