Compare Coles vs SEEK BETA

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

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SEEK

Employee Ratings

  • SEEK scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 1715 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.5
(based on 178 reviews)
SEEK employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.9
SEEK employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
4.2
SEEK employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
4.5
SEEK employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
4.0
SEEK employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.5
SEEK employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Coles Ceo John Durkan
81%
81%John Durkan
CEO Approval
SEEK Ceo Andrew Bassat
98%
98%Andrew Bassat
SEEK employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
79%
% Recommend to a friend
92%
SEEK employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
63%
Positive Business Outlook
85%
SEEK employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Coles has 1,748 more total submitted salaries than SEEK.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative50 Salaries
A$23/hr
Computer Programming19 Salaries
A$14/hr
Retail Sales Associate20 Salaries
A$22/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative4 Salaries
A$52,109/yr
Senior Developer6 Salaries
A$133,125/yr
Sales2 Salaries
A$57,400/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Coles.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Pro at SEEK.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Coles.
  • "Flat structure" was the most mentioned Con at SEEK.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 222 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 127 reviews)
Pros
"Work life balance"(in 17 reviews)
"Great culture"(in 15 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 75 reviews)
"Team members"(in 73 reviews)
Cons
"Flat structure"(in 10 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review
"."13 Jan 2021

Current Employee - Supply Chain Manager

I have been working at Coles full-time

Pros

Great team spirit and work ethos

Cons

Always busy and at times under resource md

Current Employee - Product Manager

I have been working at SEEK full-time

Pros

SEEK supports work life balance and has built a strong team culture that rewards hard work and ambitious individuals. It has strong frameworks and disciplines in place to help it’s employees grow and... develop

Cons

Challenging to get promoted (which sometimes can be a good thing)

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