Compare Macy's vs Publix BETA

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

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Publix

Employee Ratings

  • Publix 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)
3.3
(based on 19189 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 7030 reviews)
Publix employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.8
Publix employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Publix employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.4
Publix employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.8
Publix employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
64%
64%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Publix Ceo Todd Jones
76%
76%Todd Jones
Publix employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Publix employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 21% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
62%
Publix employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 34% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Macy's has 16,568 more total submitted salaries than Publix.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate806 Salaries
$11/hr
Merchandise Team Manager201 Salaries
$61,956/yr
Customer Service Representative59 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier661 Salaries
$11/hr
Grocery Replenishment Specialist110 Salaries
$14/hr
Customer Service Staff234 Salaries
$12/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Publix.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Publix.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1644 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1068 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 689 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 373 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 960 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 318 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 276 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Store Manager

I worked at Macy's full-time for more than a year

Pros

Everyday is different which makes it fun

Cons

Working at this place is very stressful and they tell you lies just to hire you

"No complaints"Aug 5, 2020

Current Employee - Grocery Clerk

I have been working at Publix part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good environment and good people.

Cons

Sometimes understaffed but not a big deal.

Advice to Management

N/A

Job Postings

Macy's has 359 more recently posted open jobs than Publix.