Compare McDonald's vs Primark BETA

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

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Primark

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Primark scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 44508 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 4152 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.5
Primark employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
78%
78%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Primark Ceo Paul Marchant
86%
86%Paul Marchant
Primark employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Primark employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Primark employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 2,166 more total submitted salaries than Primark.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member534 Salaries
A$17/hr
Crew Trainer80 Salaries
A$20/hr
Shift Supervisor37 Salaries
A$21/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Computer Programmer1 Salaries
A$90,000/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Primark.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Primark.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2427 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2320 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 320 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 152 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1335 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 829 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 146 reviews)
"No discount"(in 139 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Front Counter

I worked at McDonald's part-time

Pros

- It paid for the job

Cons

- Not what I wanted for my entire life

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Primark full-time

Pros

Great money and nice staff

Cons

Time off is hard to get

Advice to Management

Listen to staff

Job Postings

McDonald's has 120,502 more recently posted open jobs than Primark.