Compare Macy's vs Madewell BETA

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

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Madewell

Employee Ratings

  • Macy's scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Madewell 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 24972 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.1
(based on 1367 reviews)
Madewell employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Madewell employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Madewell employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.8
Madewell employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
4.2
Madewell employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
68%
68%Jeff Gennette
Macy's employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Madewell employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Madewell Ceo Libby Wadle
65%
65%Libby Wadle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
82%
Madewell employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 23% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
68%
Madewell employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Madewell.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Madewell.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1888 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1264 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 228 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 125 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 1054 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1040 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 59 reviews)
"Madewell"(in 38 reviews)
Featured Review

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

"Great company"Jun 30, 2022

Former Employee - Wholesale Planner

I worked at Madewell part-time

Pros

Good pay and good community to be involved with

Cons

There were no cons working here

Job Postings

Macy's has 7,498 more recently posted open jobs than Madewell.
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