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 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1794 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 19108 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo  John Betts
91%
91% John Betts
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 25% 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
71%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 18% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 27% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

McDonald's has 2,907 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member424 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Guest Experience Leader27 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Assistant Manager25 Salaries
CA$37,309/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1 Salaries
CA$22,637/yr
Customer Service Representative1 Salaries
CA$35,103/yr
Assistant Buyer1 Salaries
CA$58,547/yr

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 1973 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1960 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1639 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1066 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1085 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 728 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 957 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at McDonald's part-time for less than a year

Pros

A really fun place to work. I grew a lot and learned a lot in this position.

Cons

Not many I can think of

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work.

"Pretty good"Sep 3, 2018

I worked at Macy's

Pros

Management needs more experience in training.

Cons

Last minute shift changes annoying.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 65,047 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.