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

  • McDonald's scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Marks & Spencer scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35504 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3051 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.6
Marks & Spencer employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
79%
79%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Marks & Spencer Ceo Steve Rowe
75%
75%Steve Rowe
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Marks & Spencer employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 9% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Marks & Spencer employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

McDonald's has 746 more total submitted salaries than Marks & Spencer.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member934 Salaries
£7/hr
Customer Care Assistant67 Salaries
£8/hr
Shift Manager138 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager38 Salaries
£38,210/yr
Customer Assistant464 Salaries
£9/hr
Section Manager83 Salaries
£26,164/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Marks & Spencer.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Marks & Spencer.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1992 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1983 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 388 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 318 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1093 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 731 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 116 reviews)
"M amp s"(in 115 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Contractor - Senior Project Manager

I have been working at McDonald's

Pros

Very employee & customer focused

Cons

Complex franchise setup and forever changing baseline

Current Employee - Customer Service Assistant

I have been working at Marks & Spencer part-time

Pros

Training, Salary, Good people, good perks and discounts! Flexible with their hours and very understanding.

Cons

Can be very repetitive in terms of tasks

Job Postings

McDonald's has 65,376 more recently posted open jobs than Marks & Spencer.