Compare McDonald's vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35158 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 19126 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
78%
78%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald'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
62%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

McDonald's has 1,470 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
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
Gym Reception1 Salaries
A$28/hr
Solicitor1 Salaries
A$86,301/yr
Sales Associate1 Salaries
A$98/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1980 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1967 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1640 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1066 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1086 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 728 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 957 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 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

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

McDonald's has 64,842 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.