Compare McDonald's vs UPS BETA

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

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 3 areas: Work-life balance, Culture & Values and CEO Approval.
  • UPS scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % 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 54020 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 18676 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
78%
78%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
66%
66%Carol B. Tomé
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
% Recommend to a friend
64%
UPS employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
UPS employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 7,303 more total submitted salaries than UPS.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Shift Manager288 Salaries
£10/hr
Customer Care Assistant224 Salaries
£8/hr
Student54 Salaries
£7/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager6 Salaries
£46,423/yr
Customer Service Representative4 Salaries
£22,500/yr
On Car Supervisor9 Salaries
£25,362/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at UPS.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2526 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2396 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1384 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1255 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1395 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 842 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 826 reviews)
"Part time"(in 679 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Chief Engineer

I have been working at McDonald's part-time for less than a year

Pros

Well looked after so I am

Cons

Not many to mention of yet to anyone

Advice to Management

Keep it yp

"Great"14 Mar 2021

Former Employee - Warehouse

I worked at UPS part-time

Pros

Good pay, own boss and relaxed

Cons

A lot of hard work

Job Postings

McDonald's has 64,401 more recently posted open jobs than UPS.