Compare Macy's vs Trader Joe's BETA

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

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Trader Joe's

Employee Ratings

  • Trader Joe's 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 22797 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 4728 reviews)
Trader Joe's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.8
Trader Joe's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.7 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Trader Joe's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
4.0
Trader Joe's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.8
Trader Joe's employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
4.3
Trader Joe's employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
68%
68%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Trader Joe's Ceo Dan Bane
80%
80%Dan Bane
Trader Joe's employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Trader Joe's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 32% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
75%
Trader Joe's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 37% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Macy's has 26,216 more total submitted salaries than Trader Joe's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate2511 Salaries
$13/hr
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$12/hr
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$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate29 Salaries
$15/hr
Crew Member1369 Salaries
$16/hr
Mate247 Salaries
$28/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Trader Joe's.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Crew members" was the most mentioned Con at Trader Joe's.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1717 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1128 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 296 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 236 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 997 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 620 reviews)
Cons
"Crew members"(in 204 reviews)
"Captain"(in 155 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Macy's full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

The people are great and it's a great place to work

Cons

The hours you get are some times wierd and sometimes boring

"Good team"Sep 22, 2021

Current Employee - Trade Crew

I have been working at Trader Joe's full-time

Pros

Pay is great for working at a grocery store

Cons

Long hours on your feet

Job Postings

Macy's has 41,181 more recently posted open jobs than Trader Joe's.