Compare McDonald's vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at McDonald's vs. Forever 21 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 McDonald's vs. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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McDonald's

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald'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 35054 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 5649 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
McDonald's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
78%
78%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
73%
73%Daniel Kulle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
43%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
26%

Salaries

McDonald's has 1,465 more total submitted salaries than Forever 21.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Front Counter6 Salaries
A$15/hr
Second Assistant Manager6 Salaries
A$51,469/yr
Sales Assistant1 Salaries
A$10/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Office Assistant1 Salaries
A$42,556/yr
Produktmanager Indoorcycling / Gruppenfitness1 Salaries
A$27/hr
Sales Associate2 Salaries
A$25/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Con at Forever 21.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1973 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1960 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 311 reviews)
"Great people"(in 159 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1085 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 728 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 259 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 230 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"10 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Fry Cook

I worked at McDonald's part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great place to work for food

Cons

Too much food in there

Advice to Management

Keep it up

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Forever 21 part-time for less than a year

Pros

Flexible hours, easy job, fun people

Cons

Poor management, customers can be rude

Job Postings

McDonald's has 73,118 more recently posted open jobs than Forever 21.