Compare River Island Clothing vs Primark BETA

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River Island Clothing

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Primark

Employee Ratings

  • River Island Clothing scored higher in 3 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • Primark scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1133 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 3598 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
River Island Clothing employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Primark employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
River Island Clothing Ceo Will Kernan
92%
92%Will Kernan
River Island Clothing employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Primark employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Primark Ceo Paul Marchant
82%
82%Paul Marchant
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Primark employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than River Island Clothing employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Primark employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than River Island Clothing employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Primark has 259 more total submitted salaries than River Island Clothing.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant20 Salaries
€9/hr
Store Manager5 Salaries
€40,885/yr
Supervisor3 Salaries
€10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant46 Salaries
€11/hr
Retail Assistant32 Salaries
€11/hr
Buyer6 Salaries
€38,978/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at River Island Clothing.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Primark.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at River Island Clothing.
  • "No staff discount" was the most mentioned Con at Primark.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 143 reviews)
"Uniform allowance"(in 133 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 266 reviews)
"Overtime available"(in 134 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 56 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 50 reviews)
Cons
"No staff discount"(in 134 reviews)
"No discount"(in 133 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"26 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant

I worked at River Island Clothing part-time for less than a year

Pros

It has a very good atmosphere

Cons

The work load can be intense at peak seasons

Current Employee - Marketing Student

I have been working at Primark part-time

Pros

Fast pace environment Learn new skills daily Good working conditions

Cons

Can only work Part - time due to College

Job Postings

Primark has 336 more recently posted open jobs than River Island Clothing.