Compare Kohl's vs Macy's BETA

See how working at Kohl's vs. Macy's 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 Kohl's vs. Macy's. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Kohl's

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • Kohl's 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)
3.5
(based on 10265 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 19126 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Kohl's employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Kohl's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kohl's Ceo Michelle Gass
78%
78%Michelle Gass
Kohl's employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
65%
65%Jeff Gennette
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Kohl's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Kohl's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

  • Macy's had 909 more reviews than Kohl's that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • Macy's had 498 more reviews than Kohl's that mentioned "Flexible schedule" as a Pro.
  • "Credit card" was the most mentioned Con at Kohl's.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 731 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 568 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1640 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1066 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit card"(in 481 reviews)
"Part time"(in 359 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 957 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 reviews)
Featured Review
"It’s alright"11 Jul 2020

Former Employee - Visual Merchandiser

I worked at Kohl's full-time

Pros

Very good place to work

Cons

Low pay compared to other retailers

Current Employee - Trade Assistant

I have been working at Macy's part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

- Great work life balance - Great culture

Cons

No cons, I love the company

Advice to Management

Keep up the great work, the service manager is exceptional well organised

Job Postings

Kohl's has 1,833 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.