Compare next vs Boots BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • next scored higher in 5 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Boots scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating 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 2411 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 2653 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
next employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
next employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
next Ceo Simon Wolfson
74%
74%Simon Wolfson
next employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Boots Ceo Sebastian James
70%
70%Sebastian James
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
next employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Boots employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Boots has 16 more total submitted salaries than next.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant18 Salaries
€10/hr
Customer Service Representative2 Salaries
€10/hr
Sales Advisor2 Salaries
€10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant5 Salaries
€11/hr
Customer Assistant19 Salaries
€10/hr
Sales Advisor - Full Time2 Salaries
€9/hr

What Employees Say

  • next had 41 more reviews than Boots that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • Boots had 24 more reviews than next that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 238 reviews)
"Uniform allowance"(in 143 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 302 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 197 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 101 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 65 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 125 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 68 reviews)
Featured Review
"Next"30 Aug 2020

Former Employee - Retail Sales Assistant

I worked at next part-time

Pros

Friendly staff and management willing to help

Cons

Busy During sales times so it can be stressful

"Great"19 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Healthcare Assistant

I worked at Boots full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Great staff, good staff discount, lots of opportunities to learn

Cons

It’s retail so yeah that’s the only con

Job Postings

next has 1,381 more recently posted open jobs than Boots.