Compare Lidl vs Tesco BETA

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

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Tesco

Employee Ratings

  • Lidl scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Tesco scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 3114 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7359 reviews)
Tesco employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Lidl employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lidl Ceo Ignazio Paterno
65%
65%Ignazio Paterno
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
57%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than Lidl employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Lidl employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

Lidl has 66 more total submitted salaries than Tesco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant22 Salaries
€12/hr
Deputy Store Manager31 Salaries
€40,079/yr
Sales Operations Manager9 Salaries
€81,029/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant26 Salaries
€11/hr
Store Manager2 Salaries
€61,245/yr
Sales Assistant4 Salaries
€10/hr

What Employees Say

  • Tesco had 623 more reviews than Lidl that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Tesco had 129 more reviews than Lidl that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 256 reviews)
"Gutes gehalt"(in 70 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 879 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 353 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 175 reviews)
"De travail"(in 74 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 304 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 144 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Customer Assistant

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

Pros

Great teams to work with and work is varied and enjoyable. Unsociable hours bonus and Sunday/Bank Hol bonus

Cons

Stores vary - some larger stores have less work to be completed as there are more staff. whereas smaller stores have less staff and more work and more variety.

Current Employee - Customer Service Representative

I have been working at Tesco part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great flexibility with your schedule

Cons

None really come to mind

Job Postings

Lidl has 35,182 more recently posted open jobs than Tesco.