Compare IKEA vs Lidl BETA

See how working at IKEA vs. Lidl 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 IKEA vs. Lidl. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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IKEA

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Lidl

Employee Ratings

  • IKEA scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Lidl scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 7854 reviews)
IKEA employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 311 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
IKEA employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
IKEA employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IKEA Ceo Jesper Brodin
87%
87%Jesper Brodin
IKEA employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Lidl Ceo Ignazio Paterno
75%
75%Ignazio Paterno
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
76%
IKEA employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
62%
IKEA employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
59%

Salaries

Lidl has 638 more total submitted salaries than IKEA.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service Representative3 Salaries
€12/hr
IKEA FOOD Co-worker4 Salaries
€13/hr
Checkout Services Team Leader2 Salaries
€2,428/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant95 Salaries
€13/hr
Deputy Store Manager51 Salaries
€42,544/yr
Deputy Manager24 Salaries
€45,972/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at IKEA.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lidl.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at IKEA.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Lidl.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 457 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 358 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 543 reviews)
"Good salary"(in 148 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 105 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 364 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 91 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Sales Co-Worker

I have been working at IKEA part-time for more than a year

Pros

Ikea pays a living wage with great benefits for employees.

Cons

Shift hours working 3 weekends out of 4

"Lidl salary"7 Jan 2022

Current Employee - Store Assistant

I have been working at Lidl full-time for more than a year

Pros

Fast paced environment never a dull moment

Cons

Often asked to do too much work in such little time

Advice to Management

Management at lidl are very time and task focused, must understand there isn’t 100 hours in a day

Job Postings

Lidl has 27,796 more recently posted open jobs than IKEA.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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Today
Today
IKEA Food Cashier - FTCollege Park, MD
18 days ago