Compare Tesco vs Primark BETA

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

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Primark

Employee Ratings

  • Tesco scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Primark scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7359 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 3439 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than Primark employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
CEO Approval
Primark Ceo Paul Marchant
81%
81%Paul Marchant
Primark employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Primark employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
50%

Salaries

Primark has 137 more total submitted salaries than Tesco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant4 Salaries
€10/hr
Store Manager2 Salaries
€61,245/yr
Customer Assistant26 Salaries
€11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant42 Salaries
€11/hr
Retail Assistant28 Salaries
€10/hr
Customer Service Representative2 Salaries
€12/hr

What Employees Say

  • Tesco had 633 more reviews than Primark that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Tesco.
  • "No discount" was the most mentioned Con at Primark.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 879 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 353 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 246 reviews)
"Overtime available"(in 127 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 304 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 144 reviews)
Cons
"No discount"(in 134 reviews)
"No staff discount"(in 132 reviews)
Featured Review

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

"Primark"10 Aug 2020

Former Employee - Sales Assistant

I worked at Primark part-time for more than a year

Pros

Good pay. Workable hours. Good work conditions.

Cons

Tiring and repetitive work. Not all staff are friendly to new staff.

Job Postings

Tesco has 915 more recently posted open jobs than Primark.