Compare J Sainsbury vs Tesco BETA

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

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Tesco

Employee Ratings

  • Tesco 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)
3.7
(based on 5806 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 11721 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than J Sainsbury employees rated theirs.
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
3.4
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
J Sainsbury Ceo Mike Coupe
61%
61%Mike Coupe
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
78%
78%Dave Lewis
Tesco employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than J Sainsbury employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
70%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than J Sainsbury employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than J Sainsbury employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Tesco has 83 more total submitted salaries than J Sainsbury.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Service1 Salaries
$54,449/yr
Cashier1 Salaries
£13/hr
Sales Associate1 Salaries
$44,271/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant4 Salaries
$12/hr
Cashier2 Salaries
$65,641/yr
Sales Representative2 Salaries
$140,091/yr

What Employees Say

  • Tesco had 645 more reviews than J Sainsbury that mentioned "Good pay" as a Pro.
  • Tesco had 252 more reviews than J Sainsbury that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 598 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 194 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1243 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 480 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 180 reviews)
"Team leaders"(in 142 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 432 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 180 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good"Nov 26, 2020

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at J Sainsbury full-time

Pros

Fun cool good money good work life balance

Cons

Hard need to be very competent and hard working

"Good"May 10, 2021

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Tesco full-time for less than a year

Pros

I really liked working there.

Cons

Nothing to say here really. Place was okay.

Job Postings

J Sainsbury has 303 more recently posted open jobs than Tesco.