Compare Debenhams vs Primark BETA

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

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Primark

Employee Ratings

  • Primark 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)
3.5
(based on 2794 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 6313 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.3
Primark employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Debenhams Ceo Sergio Bucher
43%
43%Sergio Bucher
CEO Approval
Primark Ceo Paul Marchant
83%
83%Paul Marchant
Primark employees rated their CEO Approval 40% higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Primark employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
20%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Primark employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 32% higher than Debenhams employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Primark has 405 more total submitted salaries than Debenhams.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Manager1 Salaries
$20,769/yr
Sales Associate1 Salaries
$26,949/yr
Director1 Salaries
$184,796/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate55 Salaries
$13/hr
Sales Associate49 Salaries
$13/hr
Department Manager24 Salaries
$62,307/yr

What Employees Say

  • Primark had 36 more reviews than Debenhams that mentioned "Friendly staff" as a Pro.
  • "Credit card" was the most mentioned Con at Debenhams.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Primark.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 228 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 122 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 332 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 158 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit card"(in 166 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 66 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 153 reviews)
"No discount"(in 139 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Online Reviewer

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

Pros

great team, good pay i enjoyed it

Cons

none it was enjoyable

Former Employee - Administrative Assistant

I worked at Primark full-time

Pros

Good work culture Nice people

Cons

Need more job post as the company expanding in the USA.

Job Postings