Compare Boots Opticians vs Vision Express BETA

See how working at Boots Opticians vs. Vision Express 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 Boots Opticians vs. Vision Express. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Boots Opticians

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Vision Express

Employee Ratings

  • Boots Opticians scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Vision Express scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 235 reviews)
Boots Opticians employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Vision Express employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 154 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.6
Career Opportunities
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Boots Opticians employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Vision Express employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Boots Opticians employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Vision Express employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.4
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Boots Opticians employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Vision Express employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Boots Opticians Ceo James Arrow
36%
36%James Arrow
CEO Approval
Vision Express Ceo Onur Köksal
45%
45%Onur Köksal
Vision Express employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
47%
Boots Opticians employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Vision Express employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
31%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
15%
Positive Business Outlook
17%

Salaries

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€10/hr
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€43,957/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Boots Opticians.
  • "Free glasses" was the most mentioned Pro at Vision Express.
  • "Poor management" was the most mentioned Con at Boots Opticians.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Vision Express.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 21 reviews)
"Good staff"(in 10 reviews)
Pros
"Free glasses"(in 13 reviews)
"Great team"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Poor management"(in 9 reviews)
"Shop floor"(in 9 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 7 reviews)
"Head office"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Boots Opticians part-time

Pros

Good people in the company

Cons

None that i can think of now

Former Employee - Optical Assistant

I worked at Vision Express part-time for more than a year

Pros

Lots of training. Modern facilities. Good location. Customers are like family. Potential to progress career if you wish.

Cons

Bad coffee in house machine

Advice to Management

Canteen food would be a great perk

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