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

  • Macy's scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Starbucks 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 23609 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 45130 reviews)
Starbucks employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.5
Starbucks employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 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
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.8
Starbucks employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
68%
68%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Starbucks Ceo Kevin Johnson
66%
66%Kevin Johnson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Starbucks employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
41%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Starbucks employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Starbucks has 16,345 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate969 Salaries
$13/hr
Assistant Buyer236 Salaries
$62,684/yr
Sales Associate2618 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Barista - Starbucks9370 Salaries
$13/hr
Shift Supervisor4865 Salaries
$17/hr
Sales Associate61 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Starbucks.
  • Starbucks had 343 more reviews than Macy's that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1888 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1264 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 4371 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 2135 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 1054 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1040 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 1383 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 1349 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Oct 7, 2021

Former Employee - Operations Manager

I worked at Macy's full-time

Pros

Lots of opportunities for growth and learning

Cons

Long shifts and lots of people

Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at Starbucks full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

write your own schedule. 3 weeks PTO, Floating Holidays, Personal days, matched 5% 401k, flexible schedule, growth opportunities.

Cons

Staffing shortages will lead to loss of work life balance. The pains of managing people in their 1st job.

Job Postings

Starbucks has 21,429 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
Macy's company logo9,454 Jobs
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30+ days ago
11 days ago
WarehouseSecaucus, NJ
3 days ago
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Recent Jobs
Starbucks company logo30,883 Jobs
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5 days ago
BaristaMissouri City, TX
30+ days ago
StarbucksEdwards, CO
30+ days ago