Compare Lush vs MAC Cosmetics BETA

See how working at Lush vs. MAC Cosmetics 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 Lush vs. MAC Cosmetics. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Lush

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MAC Cosmetics

Employee Ratings

  • Lush scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • MAC Cosmetics scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 736 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1498 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Lush employees rated their Work-life balance 0.9 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Lush employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Lush Ceo Mark Constantine
71%
71%Mark Constantine
Lush employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
MAC Cosmetics Ceo John Demsey
66%
66%John Demsey
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Lush employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
44%
Lush employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
40%

Salaries

MAC Cosmetics has 99 more total submitted salaries than Lush.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Makeup Artist1 Salaries
CA$21,217/yr
Commercial Service Manager (Reassigned to 829827)1 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Sales Associate1 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Makeup Artist10 Salaries
CA$18/hr
Assistant Manager3 Salaries
CA$20/hr
Retail Sales Associate2 Salaries
CA$20/hr

What Employees Say

  • "50 discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Lush.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at MAC Cosmetics.
  • "Pushy" was the most mentioned Con at Lush.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at MAC Cosmetics.
Pros
Pros
"50 discount"(in 101 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 48 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 72 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 68 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Pushy"(in 44 reviews)
"Members of staff"(in 17 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 172 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 118 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Place"Sep 9, 2020

Current Employee - Inventory Manager

I have been working at Lush full-time

Pros

lots of growth for employees and opportunities

Cons

still a young company, still growing

Former Contractor - Artist

I worked at MAC Cosmetics for less than a year

Pros

Excellent work environment, amazing co workers

Cons

Extra strict, not long enough hours at times

Advice to Management

Love them.

Job Postings

Lush has 302 more recently posted open jobs than MAC Cosmetics.