Compare Best Buy vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • Best Buy scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Macy's scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 30243 reviews)
Best Buy employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 24668 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Best Buy employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Best Buy employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Best Buy employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Best Buy Ceo Corie Barry
50%
50%Corie Barry
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
68%
68%Jeff Gennette
Macy's employees rated their CEO Approval 18% higher than Best Buy employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
Best Buy employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Best Buy employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Best Buy has 8,132 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate2138 Salaries
$15/hr
Merchandising Specialist389 Salaries
$28,741/yr
Customer Service Specialist625 Salaries
$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate2794 Salaries
$14/hr
Retail Sales Associate1025 Salaries
$14/hr
Customer Service Representative230 Salaries
$15/hr

What Employees Say

  • Best Buy had 712 more reviews than Macy's that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • Macy's had 371 more reviews than Best Buy that mentioned "Credit cards" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 2600 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 1154 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1888 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1264 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 683 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 661 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 1054 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1040 reviews)
Featured Review
"Good company"Apr 16, 2022

Former Employee - Best Buy Sales Associate

I worked at Best Buy part-time for less than a year

Pros

Benefits Pay People Shifts Days Off

Cons

None none none none none

"Great"Apr 4, 2022

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Macy's part-time for less than a year

Pros

Understanding with schedules and very professional

Cons

You need to be accustomed to a fast pace environment

Advice to Management

Work harder to make your workers feel like they are appreciated

Job Postings

Macy's has 3,987 more recently posted open jobs than Best Buy.
Recent Jobs
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