Compare McDonald's vs Kathmandu BETA

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

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Kathmandu

Employee Ratings

  • Kathmandu scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35503 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 60 reviews)
Kathmandu employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Kathmandu employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
4.1
Kathmandu employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
4.2
Kathmandu employees rated their Culture & Values 0.9 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
79%
79%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Kathmandu Ceo Xavier Simonet
95%
95%Xavier Simonet
Kathmandu employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
78%
Kathmandu employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
71%
Kathmandu employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 1,476 more total submitted salaries than Kathmandu.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member433 Salaries
A$17/hr
Shift Supervisor26 Salaries
A$22/hr
Customer Service17 Salaries
A$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager4 Salaries
A$61,370/yr
Assistant Manager1 Salaries
A$53,500/yr
Customer Service1 Salaries
A$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Great staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Kathmandu.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Head office" was the most mentioned Con at Kathmandu.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1992 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1983 reviews)
Pros
"Great staff discount"(in 14 reviews)
"Great staff"(in 7 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1093 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 731 reviews)
Cons
"Head office"(in 8 reviews)
"Career progression"(in 3 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

"good"4 May 2020

Current Employee - 3IC

I have been working at Kathmandu part-time for more than a year

Pros

great workculture and amazingly open communication

Cons

not as many shifts depending on the store

Job Postings

McDonald's has 65,899 more recently posted open jobs than Kathmandu.