Compare McDonald's vs Sports Direct BETA

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

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Sports Direct

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 35164 reviews)
McDonald's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 974 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
McDonald's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
McDonald's employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
McDonald's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
78%
78%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 50% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Sports Direct Ceo Mike Ashley
28%
28%Mike Ashley
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
46%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 29% higher than Sports Direct employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
17%

Salaries

McDonald's has 3,154 more total submitted salaries than Sports Direct.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member922 Salaries
£7/hr
Sales Assistant15 Salaries
£7/hr
Shift Manager135 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager30 Salaries
£29,026/yr
Casual Sales Assistant169 Salaries
£6/hr
Assistant Manager12 Salaries
£20,613/yr

What Employees Say

  • McDonald's had 1,895 more reviews than Sports Direct that mentioned "Flexible hours" as a Pro.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Zero hour contract" was the most mentioned Con at Sports Direct.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1980 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1967 reviews)
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 72 reviews)
"Working hours"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1086 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 728 reviews)
Cons
"Zero hour contract"(in 113 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 60 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Mcdonalds Crew Member

I worked at McDonald's part-time for more than a year

Pros

Working with the best people Supportive environment Confidence boost Great starting Job to those in education

Cons

there were no cons at mcdondalds

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Sports Direct part-time for less than a year

Pros

- Great working environment - Various jobs - Flexible working - Great learning experience

Cons

None I can think of

Job Postings

McDonald's has 66,561 more recently posted open jobs than Sports Direct.