Compare Target vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • Target scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: 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 35506 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 19109 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Target employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
74%
74%Brian Cornell
Target employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
66%
66%Jeff Gennette
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Target 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
48%
Target employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 19% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Target has 149 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant9 Salaries
A$22/hr
Senior Java Developer1 Salaries
A$68/hr
Intern1 Salaries
A$28/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1 Salaries
A$98/hr
Graduate Engineer1 Salaries
A$44,485/yr
Solicitor1 Salaries
A$86,301/yr

What Employees Say

  • Target had 256 more reviews than Macy's that mentioned "Flexible schedule" as a Pro.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Target.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2130 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1322 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1639 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1066 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 1930 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1839 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 957 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"11 Feb 2020

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Target part-time

Pros

Easy job To do Friendly customers

Cons

Can be boring Rude customers

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

Target has 11,180 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.