Compare McDonald's vs Pret A Manger BETA

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

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Pret A Manger

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 62889 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.1
(based on 1345 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.6
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
75%
75%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Pret A Manger Ceo Pano Christou
45%
45%Pano Christou
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
47%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Pret A Manger employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
34%

Salaries

McDonald's has 9,445 more total submitted salaries than Pret A Manger.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member1810 Salaries
£8/hr
Shift Manager376 Salaries
£10/hr
Crew Trainer190 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member143 Salaries
£9/hr
General Manager37 Salaries
£32,765/yr
Team Trainer4 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • McDonald's had 2,353 more reviews than Pret A Manger that mentioned "Free food" as a Pro.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Pret A Manger.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2526 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2396 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 173 reviews)
"Paid breaks"(in 47 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1395 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 842 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 61 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 41 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Foods Cashier/General Food Prep/Grill Fry Cook/Disney Trainer

I worked at McDonald's full-time

Pros

Meeting new people, fast paced and helping customers

Cons

Can get a bit hectic at peak hours

"Great Company"31 Jul 2021

Former Employee - MRS

I worked at Pret A Manger part-time

Pros

There is opportunity to progress

Cons

I have not cons they were excellent team

Job Postings

McDonald's has 97,355 more recently posted open jobs than Pret A Manger.