Compare J D Wetherspoon vs Boots BETA

See how working at J D Wetherspoon 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 J D Wetherspoon vs. Boots. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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J D Wetherspoon

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Boots

Employee Ratings

  • J D Wetherspoon scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Boots scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2096 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 3032 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.2
Boots employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
J D Wetherspoon Ceo John Hutson
66%
66%John Hutson
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
71%
71%Sebastian James
Boots employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
J D Wetherspoon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
41%

Salaries

J D Wetherspoon and Boots both have 1 total submitted salaries.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Accountant1 Salaries
A$60,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager1 Salaries
£37,493/yr

What Employees Say

  • Boots had 179 more reviews than J D Wetherspoon that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • J D Wetherspoon had 106 more reviews than Boots that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 152 reviews)
"Pub"(in 138 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 331 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 217 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 249 reviews)
"Pub"(in 224 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 143 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 77 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Bar Associate

I worked at J D Wetherspoon full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

- Always decent coworkers - Keeps you active

Cons

- Hours can be long and antisocial - The clientele isn't always the best

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Boots full-time for less than a year

Pros

Friendly co-workers and great, family friendly work hours

Cons

Senior management expected too much from understaffed location causing unnecessary stress

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