Compare Macy's vs Starbucks BETA

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

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Starbucks

Employee Ratings

  • Starbucks 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)
3.4
(based on 20441 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 31909 reviews)
Starbucks employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.5
Starbucks employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Starbucks employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.5
Starbucks employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.3
Starbucks employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.9
Starbucks employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
62%
62%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Starbucks Ceo Kevin Johnson
72%
72%Kevin Johnson
Starbucks employees rated their CEO Approval 10% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Starbucks employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 22% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Starbucks employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 28% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Starbucks has 6,152 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cosmetics Counter Manager899 Salaries
$15/hr
Assistant Buyer202 Salaries
$60,647/yr
Retail Sales Associate2315 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Barista - Starbucks5858 Salaries
$12/hr
Shift Supervisor3564 Salaries
$14/hr
Sales Associate23 Salaries
$12/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Starbucks.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Con at Starbucks.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1697 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1119 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 3378 reviews)
"Free coffee"(in 3225 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 993 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 605 reviews)
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 891 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 830 reviews)
Featured Review
"Perfume"Oct 22, 2020

Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate

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

Pros

Diverse, Friendly staff, great location

Cons

short breaks, advancement opportunities, nothing else

Current Employee - Shift Supervisor

I have been working at Starbucks part-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Good benefits, flexible schedules, reliable place to work.

Cons

Inconsistencies in staffing and training, somewhat due to the pandemic.

Job Postings

Starbucks has 40,491 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.