Compare Walgreens Boots Alliance vs Boots BETA

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

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Boots

Employee Ratings

  • Boots 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)
3.3
(based on 738 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 3208 reviews)
Boots employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Walgreens Boots Alliance employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walgreens Boots Alliance Ceo Stefano Pessina
44%
44%Stefano Pessina
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
74%
74%Sebastian James
Boots employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than Walgreens Boots Alliance employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Boots employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Walgreens Boots Alliance employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Boots employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Walgreens Boots Alliance employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Boots salaries averaged £927 higher than Walgreens Boots Alliance.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant24 Salaries
£8/hr
Pharmacist59 Salaries
£39,507/yr
Pharmacy Advisor10 Salaries
£10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant478 Salaries
£9/hr
Pharmacist345 Salaries
£42,287/yr
Pharmacy Advisor131 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • Boots had 307 more reviews than Walgreens Boots Alliance that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Boots had 192 more reviews than Walgreens Boots Alliance that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Walgreens Boots Alliance.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Boots.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 35 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 33 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 342 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 225 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 20 reviews)
"Pharmacist"(in 20 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 147 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 79 reviews)
Featured Review
"Decent work"28 Feb 2021

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Walgreens Boots Alliance full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Decent to work for overall

Cons

On call and weekend working

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

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