Compare McDonald's vs TravelCenters of America BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • 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)
3.6
(based on 3539 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 568 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Jacques Mignault
83%
83%Jacques Mignault
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
TravelCenters of America Ceo Jonathon Pertchik
71%
71%Jonathon Pertchik
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 26% higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
42%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than TravelCenters of America employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

McDonald's has 6,866 more total submitted salaries than TravelCenters of America.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member760 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Crew Trainer132 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Manager98 Salaries
CA$39,133/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier1 Salaries
CA$15/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at TravelCenters of America.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at TravelCenters of America.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2526 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2396 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 15 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 13 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1395 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 842 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 29 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 12 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Line Cook

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

Pros

Awesome team, was very lucky to work with a great crew. Hours were flexible

Cons

Pay could be more but it isn't bad for a student wage

Advice to Management

Keep it up!

"Front line cook"Dec 13, 2017

Former Employee - Front Line Cook

I worked at TravelCenters of America full-time for less than a year

Pros

Loved the fast pace environment and learning new skills.

Cons

Overwhelmed at times. Better teamwork.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 82,012 more recently posted open jobs than TravelCenters of America.