Compare Specsavers vs Boots Opticians BETA

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Specsavers

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Boots Opticians

Employee Ratings

  • Boots Opticians scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 1076 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 338 reviews)
Boots Opticians employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Boots Opticians employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
3.6
Boots Opticians employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.5
Boots Opticians employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.7
Boots Opticians employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Specsavers Ceo Doug Perkins
76%
76%Doug Perkins
CEO Approval
Boots Opticians Ceo James Arrow
77%
77%James Arrow
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Boots Opticians employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Boots Opticians employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Specsavers employees rated theirs.

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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 30 reviews)
"Good team"(in 25 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 22 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 10 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 49 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 30 reviews)
Cons
"Poor management"(in 9 reviews)
"Short staffed"(in 9 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good Company"13 Sep 2021

Current Intern - Anonymous Intern

I have been working at Specsavers for less than a year

Pros

The perks are very good in this company.

Cons

The management could listen more.

Current Employee - Area Manager

I have been working at Boots Opticians full-time

Pros

Great company to work for with potential to progess

Cons

No cons as experience of working for the company was brilliant.

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