Compare Apple vs MAC Cosmetics BETA

See how working at Apple vs. MAC Cosmetics 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 Apple vs. MAC Cosmetics. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Apple

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MAC Cosmetics

Employee Ratings

  • Apple 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)
4.2
(based on 18497 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1586 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.7
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 1.0 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.7
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
94%
94%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 32% higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
MAC Cosmetics Ceo John Demsey
62%
62%John Demsey
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
84%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
78%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 40% higher than MAC Cosmetics employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

Apple has 53,755 more total submitted salaries than MAC Cosmetics.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist1181 Salaries
$18/hr
Mac Genius827 Salaries
$23/hr
Logistician600 Salaries
$102,845/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Associate2 Salaries
$21/hr
MAC Artist127 Salaries
$18/hr
Retail Operations Manager7 Salaries
$95,656/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at MAC Cosmetics.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at MAC Cosmetics.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1741 reviews)
"Great people"(in 810 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 76 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 72 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 543 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 340 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 180 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 123 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Apple At Home Advisor

I worked at Apple part-time for more than a year

Pros

They really work with your school schedule

Cons

You have to work Saturdays

Current Employee - Makeup Artist

I have been working at MAC Cosmetics part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great discount , growth opportunities, fun and positive work environment. Was able to learn and build artistry skills

Cons

Standing on my feet, long weekend hours . Howeve my manager wa a great at giving us weekends off if we wanted them

Advice to Management

Focus on core values and promote from within

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