Compare Whitbread vs J D Wetherspoon BETA

See how working at Whitbread vs. J D Wetherspoon 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 Whitbread vs. J D Wetherspoon. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Whitbread

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J D Wetherspoon

Employee Ratings

  • Whitbread scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • J D Wetherspoon scored higher in 2 areas: Senior Management and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 547 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1984 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Whitbread employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Whitbread employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Whitbread Ceo Alison Brittain
66%
66%Alison Brittain
CEO Approval
J D Wetherspoon Ceo John Hutson
66%
66%John Hutson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
44%
J D Wetherspoon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Whitbread employees rated theirs.

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • "Working environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Whitbread.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at J D Wetherspoon.
  • J D Wetherspoon had 202 more reviews than Whitbread that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Working environment"(in 22 reviews)
"Nice people"(in 20 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 143 reviews)
"Pub"(in 136 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 35 reviews)
"Head office"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 237 reviews)
"Pub"(in 222 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Whitbread full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Whitbread have always been about their team and guests but during these difficult times they have really looked after their team members

Cons

Sometimes takes longer for information to be passed down from senior levels

"Great"3 Aug 2020

Former Employee - Kitchen Staff

I worked at J D Wetherspoon part-time

Pros

Good pay and good work environment

Cons

Not really any cons I can think of

Job Postings

Whitbread has 113 more recently posted open jobs than J D Wetherspoon.