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)
3.8
(based on 15414 reviews)
Tesco employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 4334 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Ken Murphy
74%
74%Ken Murphy
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
71%
71%Sebastian James
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Tesco salaries averaged £5,507 higher than Boots.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant2897 Salaries
£10/hr
Sales Assistant444 Salaries
£10/hr
Store Manager159 Salaries
£39,415/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant598 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant148 Salaries
£9/hr
Assistant Manager136 Salaries
£22,895/yr

What Employees Say

  • Tesco had 1,464 more reviews than Boots that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Tesco had 523 more reviews than Boots that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1920 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 737 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 456 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 287 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 733 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 279 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 210 reviews)
"Boots"(in 204 reviews)
Featured Review
"Shift leader"12 Jan 2022

Current Employee - Shift Leader

I have been working at Tesco full-time

Pros

My working hours are good

Cons

Rude customers not enough staff

Advice to Management

Not sure

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Boots part-time for more than a year

Pros

great place to work, everyone here was friendly

Cons

working as a cashier is never super exiting, can get busy at Christmas

Advice to Management

keep up the good work

Job Postings

Tesco has 884 more recently posted open jobs than Boots.

There are currently no open jobs at either company.