Compare McDonald's vs Marks & Spencer BETA

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

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Marks & Spencer

Employee Ratings

  • Marks & Spencer scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 82127 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 6118 reviews)
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.7
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
67%
67%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Steve Rowe
76%
76%Steve Rowe
Marks & Spencer employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Marks & Spencer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 5,888 more total submitted salaries than Marks & Spencer.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member2509 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Care Assistant120 Salaries
£9/hr
Shift Manager511 Salaries
£11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager95 Salaries
£38,150/yr
Customer Assistant1442 Salaries
£10/hr
Manager77 Salaries
£30,155/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Marks & Spencer.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Marks & Spencer.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 627 reviews)
"Staff discount"(in 555 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 228 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 141 reviews)
Featured Review
"McDonald’s"11 Apr 2022

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at McDonald's full-time

Pros

Amazing company to work for

Cons

None. It’s a good company

"great company"8 May 2022

Current Employee - Customer Assistant

I have been working at Marks & Spencer full-time

Pros

Set hours to work so no schedule changes without you knowing, amazing managers

Cons

Temporary contract 3 times before getting made permanent - 1 year of working before you are made permanent makes planning ahead (holidays etc) very hard as cant book time off when you aren't... contracted yet

Job Postings

McDonald's has 98,348 more recently posted open jobs than Marks & Spencer.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
McDonald's company logo99,238 Jobs
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3 days ago
3 days ago
Fully Flexible DarwenDarwen, England
5 days ago
Delivery PersonBexhill, England
30+ days ago
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Marks & Spencer company logo890 Jobs
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5 days ago
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