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)
3.8
(based on 13087 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)
3.2
(based on 1430 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Tesco employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
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
79%
79%Dave Lewis
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 43% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Sports Direct Ceo Mike Ashley
36%
36%Mike Ashley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 30% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
45%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Tesco has 12 more total submitted salaries than Sports Direct.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Shift Leader1 Salaries
£10/hr
Customer Assistant1 Salaries
£8/hr
Teacher1 Salaries
A$78,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Delivery Driver1 Salaries
A$30,090/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesco.
  • "Flexible hours" was the most mentioned Pro at Sports Direct.
  • Tesco had 356 more reviews than Sports Direct that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1243 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 480 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 83 reviews)
"Part time"(in 35 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 432 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 180 reviews)
Cons
"Zero hour contract"(in 130 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 76 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"23 May 2021

Former Employee - Accounts Payable

I worked at Tesco full-time

Pros

Flexible hours good benefits staff discount

Cons

Nothing for cons good company

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 4,961 more recently posted open jobs than Sports Direct.