Compare Coles vs Woolworths Group BETA

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

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Woolworths Group

Employee Ratings

  • Coles scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Woolworths Group scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1336 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1641 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Coles Ceo John Durkan
73%
73%John Durkan
CEO Approval
Woolworths Group Ceo Brad Banducci
77%
77%Brad Banducci
Woolworths Group employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Woolworths Group employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Coles employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Positive Business Outlook
52%

Salaries

Woolworths Group has 185 more total submitted salaries than Coles.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member101 Salaries
A$23/hr
Customer Service Representative34 Salaries
A$23/hr
Night Fill25 Salaries
A$23/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member79 Salaries
A$22/hr
Customer Service29 Salaries
A$22/hr
Longlife Assistant12 Salaries
A$23/hr

What Employees Say

  • Coles had 37 more reviews than Woolworths Group that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Coles had 3 more reviews than Woolworths Group that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • Coles had 5 more reviews than Woolworths Group that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 178 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 108 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 141 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 105 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 66 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 64 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 59 reviews)
"Store managers"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"31 Jul 2020

Former Employee - Casual Sales Assistant

I worked at Coles full-time

Pros

Nice team members Easy work Good hours

Cons

Some customers can be aggressive

Current Employee - Human Resources

I have been working at Woolworths Group full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Culture - inclusive, supportive, making amazing decisions for the customer and team Good salaries Does the right thing Flexible working practices

Cons

Often involves weekends or nights

Job Postings

Woolworths Group has 353 more recently posted open jobs than Coles.