Compare Lowe's vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • Lowe's scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Macy's scored higher in 4 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 20136 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
3.4
Lowe's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.2
Macy's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.7
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lowe's Ceo Marvin Ellison
50%
50%Marvin Ellison
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
65%
65%Jeff Gennette
Macy's employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Lowe's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Lowe's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Lowe's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Macy's has 2 more total submitted salaries than Lowe's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant2 Salaries
A$26/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Gym Reception1 Salaries
A$28/hr
Graduate Engineer1 Salaries
A$44,485/yr
Senior Accountant1 Salaries
A$59,362/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Lowe's.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Lowe's.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1344 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 988 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1640 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1066 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 579 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 476 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 957 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Place"13 Feb 2020

Current Employee - Retail Sales Associate

I have been working at Lowe's part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great place to work at.

Cons

No cons at all it is a great place.

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

Lowe's has 13,902 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.