Compare McDonald's vs J D Wetherspoon BETA

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

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J D Wetherspoon

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • J D Wetherspoon scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35056 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1672 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.6
J D Wetherspoon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
J D Wetherspoon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than J D Wetherspoon employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
78%
78%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
J D Wetherspoon Ceo John Hutson
78%
78%John Hutson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
67%
J D Wetherspoon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
J D Wetherspoon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member427 Salaries
A$17/hr
Crew Trainer66 Salaries
A$20/hr
Shift Supervisor25 Salaries
A$22/hr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Pub" was the most mentioned Pro at J D Wetherspoon.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at J D Wetherspoon.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1973 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1960 reviews)
Pros
"Pub"(in 121 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 117 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1085 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 728 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 196 reviews)
"Pub"(in 195 reviews)
Featured Review
"yesinded"28 Jun 2020

Current Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I have been working at McDonald's

Pros

good food, yummy food carrot

Cons

i wasnt given the correct pay all thetime

Advice to Management

paay properly

"Team leader"23 Jun 2017

I worked at J D Wetherspoon

Pros

Struggling to find any pros for this place

Cons

Backstabbing environment, based on favourism

Advice to Management

Find something better to do with your lives

Job Postings

McDonald's has 65,882 more recently posted open jobs than J D Wetherspoon.