Compare Tesco vs River Island Clothing BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Tesco scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • River Island Clothing scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 15288 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 879 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
River Island Clothing employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.8
River Island Clothing employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Ken Murphy
73%
73%Ken Murphy
CEO Approval
River Island Clothing Ceo Will Kernan
88%
88%Will Kernan
River Island Clothing employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, River Island Clothing salaries averaged £9,165 higher than Tesco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant2897 Salaries
£10/hr
Sales Assistant444 Salaries
£10/hr
Shift Leader223 Salaries
£11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant9 Salaries
£9/hr
Sales Assistant237 Salaries
£8/hr
Deputy Manager20 Salaries
£27,508/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesco.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at River Island Clothing.
  • Tesco had 650 more reviews than River Island Clothing that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1920 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 737 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 183 reviews)
"Uniform allowance"(in 173 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 733 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 279 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 83 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 56 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Shop Floor Assistant, Tills, and Pricer

I have been working at Tesco part-time for more than a year

Pros

great place to work, great management

Cons

long hours and night shifts

Advice to Management

no

Former Employee - Christmas Temp

I worked at River Island Clothing part-time for more than a year

Pros

50% off clothes,lovely staff lovelly atmosphere.

Cons

Not enought hours,have to work late christmas and work boxing day.

Job Postings

Tesco has 3,200 more recently posted open jobs than River Island Clothing.

There are currently no open jobs at either company.