Compare Specsavers vs Boots Opticians BETA

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Specsavers

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Boots Opticians

Employee Ratings

  • Specsavers scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 707 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 235 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Specsavers employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Specsavers employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Specsavers employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.4
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Specsavers Ceo Doug Perkins
77%
77%Doug Perkins
Specsavers employees rated their CEO Approval 41% higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Boots Opticians Ceo James Arrow
36%
36%James Arrow
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Specsavers employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
47%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Specsavers employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than Boots Opticians employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
15%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Optical Assistant9 Salaries
€19,190/yr
Assistant Manager1 Salaries
€11/hr
Dispensing Manager1 Salaries
€39,961/yr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Great team" was the most mentioned Pro at Specsavers.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Boots Opticians.
  • "Minimum wage" was the most mentioned Con at Specsavers.
  • "Poor management" was the most mentioned Con at Boots Opticians.
Pros
Pros
"Great team"(in 26 reviews)
"Good team"(in 23 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 21 reviews)
"Good staff"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 44 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
"Poor management"(in 9 reviews)
"Shop floor"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - HCM Global Product Manager

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

Pros

Great benefits and office environment, Great opportunities

Cons

I would recommend reducing unnecessary meetings amounts and length

Advice to Management

Keep the good work of developing your people

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

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