Compare Kroger vs McDonald's BETA

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

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McDonald's

Employee Ratings

  • Kroger scored higher in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
  • 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 10830 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 39634 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.8
Work-life balance
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.1
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kroger Ceo Rodney McMullen
46%
46%Rodney McMullen
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
77%
77%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 31% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
49%
% Recommend to a friend
62%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
46%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Kroger employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 4,753 more total submitted salaries than Kroger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager1 Salaries
£25,958/yr
Account Manager1 Salaries
£31,766/yr
Senior IT Support Analyst1 Salaries
£42,000/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member1031 Salaries
£7/hr
Sales Assistant20 Salaries
£7/hr
IP Network Engineer14 Salaries
£7/hr

What Employees Say

  • McDonald's had 1,670 more reviews than Kroger that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • McDonald's had 419 more reviews than Kroger that mentioned "Minimum wage" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible schedule"(in 467 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 408 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 2119 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2078 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 345 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 343 reviews)
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1164 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 762 reviews)
Featured Review
"GREAT PLACE!"2 Jul 2020

Current Employee - Account Manager

I have been working at Kroger full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Good people, positive, lively, good pay

Cons

Office spaces could be improved and updated

"Good"29 Oct 2020

Current Employee - Cleaner

I have been working at McDonald's part-time

Pros

Pays the bills, is ok.

Cons

Nothing really to say. Not bad.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 121,904 more recently posted open jobs than Kroger.