Compare McDonald's vs Woolworths Group BETA

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

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Woolworths Group

Employee Ratings

  • Woolworths Group scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities 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 44582 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2120 reviews)
Woolworths Group employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Woolworths Group employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
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
Woolworths Group 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
Woolworths Group Ceo Brad Banducci
81%
81%Brad Banducci
Woolworths Group employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Woolworths Group employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Woolworths Group employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 13% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 39 more total submitted salaries than Woolworths Group.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member535 Salaries
A$17/hr
Kitchen Hand19 Salaries
A$19/hr
Customer Service32 Salaries
A$16/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Produce Team Member239 Salaries
A$22/hr
Longlife Assistant70 Salaries
A$23/hr
Customer Service Representative51 Salaries
A$22/hr

What Employees Say

  • McDonald's had 2,191 more reviews than Woolworths Group that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Woolworths Group.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2427 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2320 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 159 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 129 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1335 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 829 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 80 reviews)
"Store managers"(in 31 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Crew Member

I worked at McDonald's part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

There was enough support there and they genuinely want to see career progression

Cons

repetitive tasks can hamper your spirits

Current Contractor - Fresh Foods/Deli-Bakery Customer Service Clerk

I have been working at Woolworths Group for more than a year

Pros

No task given is hard, everything is easy

Cons

Some customers can really mess with your head

Job Postings

McDonald's has 117,265 more recently posted open jobs than Woolworths Group.