Compare Target vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • Target scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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)
3.6
(based on 63407 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 25270 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Target employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
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
3.6
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
72%
72%Brian Cornell
Target employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
69%
69%Jeff Gennette
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Target employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
59%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Target employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Target has 53 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Administrative Assistant3 Salaries
£19,268/yr
Customer Service Representative2 Salaries
£20,473/yr
Collections Agent3 Salaries
£23,657/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Personal Assistant1 Salaries
£26,633/yr
Customer Assistant1 Salaries
£14/hr
Management Accountant1 Salaries
£42,427/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Target.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 3460 reviews)
"Team members"(in 2651 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1888 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1264 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 2310 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 2251 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 1054 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1040 reviews)
Featured Review
"Amazing"31 May 2022

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Target full-time

Pros

Good benefits, good pay, fun co-workers, friendly manager.

Cons

I wouldn’t say I have any cons.

Current Employee - Senior Director, Software Engineering

I have been working at Macy's full-time

Pros

Can build a career in software engineering across multiple levels front end developer, back end services, Java, Native mobile apps, Micro services, Google cloud platform and so much more Flexible... work environment, Hybrid work approach A very inclusive culture where you are encouraged to 'own your style'. Diversity is highly valued. Hard work is quickly recognized and rewarded. Ability to move quickly for talented and motivated people. Amazing place for women in STEM, Product or business roles. Very competitive pay and not to forget a 20% employee discount Ability to work on some of the most interesting and resume building projects in the retail and digital business

Cons

Can't think of any at this moment. My experience has been very positive

Job Postings

Target has 6,364 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.
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