Compare McDonald's vs Canadian Tire BETA

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

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Canadian Tire

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Canadian Tire scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, 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)
3.5
(based on 37609 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1639 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.6
Canadian Tire employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
77%
77%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Canadian Tire Ceo Greg Hicks
85%
85%Greg Hicks
Canadian Tire employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Canadian Tire employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Canadian Tire employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member993 Salaries
£7/hr
Shift Manager147 Salaries
£9/hr
Crew Trainer112 Salaries
£8/hr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Profit sharing" was the most mentioned Pro at Canadian Tire.
  • McDonald's had 703 more reviews than Canadian Tire that mentioned "Minimum wage" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2119 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2078 reviews)
Pros
"Profit sharing"(in 110 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 87 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1164 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 762 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 59 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 29 reviews)
Featured Review
"Decent Job"1 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Crew Member

I have been working at McDonald's part-time for more than a year

Pros

Free food at lunch time Flexible Hours

Cons

Sometimes not get a lot of hours

Advice to Management

Carry on

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Canadian Tire full-time

Pros

Working at Canadian Tire was an enjoyable experience as a teenager. It's a good job for first timers.

Cons

As with all retail, you deal with the best and worst of today's society. Some days it seems everyone is in a good mood and vice versa.

Advice to Management

The management at the Canadian Tire I worked at were great. They communicated constantly, and maintained an open-door policy.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 132,718 more recently posted open jobs than Canadian Tire.