Compare McDonald's vs ALDI BETA

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

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ALDI

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
  • ALDI scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Overall Rating and Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 84984 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1354 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than ALDI employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
65%
65%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Giles Hurley
72%
72%Giles Hurley
ALDI employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than ALDI employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 10,584 more total submitted salaries than ALDI.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member2595 Salaries
£9/hr
Shift Manager528 Salaries
£11/hr
Customer Service124 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate572 Salaries
£10/hr
Deputy Manager364 Salaries
£11/hr
Customer Assistant27 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at ALDI.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1084 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 638 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 606 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 502 reviews)
Featured Review
"exellent"28 Jun 2022

Current Employee - Assistant Store Manager

I have been working at McDonald's full-time

Pros

it was the time of my life

Cons

it wasnt as expected in some capacity

"Aldi Review"22 May 2022

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at ALDI part-time for more than a year

Pros

- Great money - Great team to work alongside - Opportunities for development - Options for overtime

Cons

- Long hours - Physically hard work

Advice to Management

N/a

Job Postings

McDonald's has 86,415 more recently posted open jobs than ALDI.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
McDonald's company logo104,561 Jobs
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Part Time Staff Member (Mornings) - RoystonRoyston, East of England, England
2 days ago
Permanent Early Mornings - Full Time - CockleberrySwindon, Wiltshire, South West England, England
13 days ago
12 days ago
Recent Jobs
ALDI company logo18,146 Jobs
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Store AssistantKingston upon Thames, England
30+ days ago
30+ days ago
Store Assistant (Fixed Term)Stewarton, Scotland
1 day ago
30+ days ago