Compare McDonald's vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at McDonald's vs. Forever 21 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. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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McDonald's

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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 37566 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 5790 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
McDonald's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
77%
77%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
52%
52%Daniel Kulle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
43%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 23% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
24%

Salaries

McDonald's has 4,315 more total submitted salaries than Forever 21.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member989 Salaries
£7/hr
Shift Manager147 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Care Assistant68 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Visual Merchandiser4 Salaries
£9/hr
Manager1 Salaries
£1,302/mo
Customer Assistant2 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Con at Forever 21.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2119 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2078 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 314 reviews)
"Great people"(in 163 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1164 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 762 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 259 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 235 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great jobs"7 Sep 2020

Former Employee - Crew Member

I worked at McDonald's part-time

Pros

Great first job and a good work atmosphere

Cons

Can be a fair bit repetative

"Love"28 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Sales Consultant

I have been working at Forever 21 full-time

Pros

Working in the Bullring store

Cons

Always too busy esp over Christmas

Job Postings

McDonald's has 130,117 more recently posted open jobs than Forever 21.