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 35577 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 19126 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 9% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
65%
65%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 732 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Executive Team Leader40 Salaries
CA$61,666/yr
Sales Floor Team Member33 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Executive Team Leader - Guest Experience4 Salaries
CA$59,094/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Assistant Buyer1 Salaries
CA$58,547/yr
Cashier1 Salaries
CA$22,637/yr
Customer Service Representative1 Salaries
CA$35,103/yr

What Employees Say

  • Target had 260 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 2137 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1326 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1640 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1066 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 1933 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1840 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 957 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Team Member

I worked at Target part-time

Pros

flexible hours and friendly coworkers

Cons

none so far that I can think of

"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

Target has 11,796 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.