Compare Tesco vs Sports Direct BETA

See how working at Tesco vs. Sports Direct 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. Sports Direct. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Tesco

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Sports Direct

Employee Ratings

  • Tesco 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)
3.7
(based on 7164 reviews)
Tesco employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 967 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Tesco employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Tesco employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 44% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Sports Direct Ceo Mike Ashley
28%
28%Mike Ashley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 25% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
47%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
18%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
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Shift Leader1 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant1 Salaries
£8/hr
Software Developer1 Salaries
€55,000/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesco.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Sports Direct.
  • Tesco had 239 more reviews than Sports Direct that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 851 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 340 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 72 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 297 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 142 reviews)
Cons
"Zero hour contract"(in 113 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 58 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Customer Service Assistant

I worked at Tesco part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Flexible Well paid for student job

Cons

not many, lack of overtime amybe

Current Employee - Shoe Supervisor

I have been working at Sports Direct full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Been with the company 7 years and loving every second of it. And with the scheme thats been added makes working here even better as every ones earnings is in our own hands .

Cons

There is no challenge with working here. Its retail Aslong as you communacate with your staff members you day always become enjoyful

Advice to Management

Keep up the hard work

Job Postings

Tesco has 1,076 more recently posted open jobs than Sports Direct.