Compare CVS Health vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • CVS Health scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Macy's scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 19199 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 20383 reviews)
Macy's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than CVS Health employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.2
Macy's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than CVS Health employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
2.9
Macy's employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than CVS Health employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
3.3
Macy's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than CVS Health employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
CVS Health Ceo Larry J. Merlo
36%
36%Larry J. Merlo
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
62%
62%Jeff Gennette
Macy's employees rated their CEO Approval 26% higher than CVS Health employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
40%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Macy's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than CVS Health employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
CVS Health employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

CVS Health has 3,415 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate/Cashier287 Salaries
$11/hr
Store Manager979 Salaries
$61,078/yr
Shift Supervisor B1185 Salaries
$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate2315 Salaries
$11/hr
Cosmetics Counter Manager899 Salaries
$15/hr
Assistant Buyer202 Salaries
$60,647/yr

What Employees Say

  • Macy's had 497 more reviews than CVS Health that mentioned "Flexible schedule" as a Pro.
  • "Pharmacist" was the most mentioned Con at CVS Health.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
Pros
Pros
"Flexible hours"(in 643 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 622 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1697 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1119 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Pharmacist"(in 793 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 640 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 993 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 605 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Company"Dec 29, 2020

Current Employee - Patient Care Assistant

I have been working at CVS Health part-time

Pros

Wonderful co-workers and staff! Provides excellent training and encourages you to keep growing your career.

Cons

Not enough direct patient care for a medical student.

Current Employee - Store Environment Lead

I have been working at Macy's full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Willing to work with a schedule, fun work environment, good work colleagues and managers, Happy with the work corporate does for the community.

Cons

pay rate, crazy holiday hours, lack of floor coverage

Advice to Management

Retain great associates if the pay rate was competitive to other businesses.

Job Postings

CVS Health has 70,246 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.