Compare McDonald's vs Tesco BETA

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

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Tesco

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
  • Tesco scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 39128 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 8337 reviews)
Tesco employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
77%
77%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
74%
74%Dave Lewis
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Positive Business Outlook
49%

Salaries

Tesco has 4,085 more total submitted salaries than McDonald's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Care Assistant71 Salaries
£8/hr
Crew Member1020 Salaries
£7/hr
Shift Manager152 Salaries
£9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Customer Assistant1235 Salaries
£9/hr
Store Manager90 Salaries
£39,469/yr
Shift Leader52 Salaries
£10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesco.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Tesco.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2119 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2078 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 954 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 380 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1164 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 762 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 330 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 153 reviews)
Featured Review
"Yo"20 Oct 2020

Former Employee - Manager

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

Pros

Awesome company to get you and to help people

Cons

And how will I be with the kids

Current Employee - Personal Shopper

I have been working at Tesco part-time

Pros

The hours are very flexible

Cons

Often early starts or late finishes

Job Postings

McDonald's has 134,976 more recently posted open jobs than Tesco.