Compare Macy's vs Victoria's Secret BETA

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

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Victoria's Secret

Employee Ratings

  • Macy's scored higher in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Victoria's Secret scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 25323 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 10093 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
68%
68%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Victoria's Secret Ceo Martin Waters
72%
72%Martin Waters
Victoria's Secret employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
45%

Salaries

Macy's has 24,655 more total submitted salaries than Victoria's Secret.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate3150 Salaries
$15/hr
Retail Sales Associate1071 Salaries
$14/hr
Beauty Advisor418 Salaries
$15/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate2026 Salaries
$14/hr
Store Manager368 Salaries
$75,804/yr
Beauty Supervisor67 Salaries
$17/hr

What Employees Say

  • Macy's had 1,492 more reviews than Victoria's Secret that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Victoria's Secret.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1888 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1264 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 411 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 396 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 1054 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 1040 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 507 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 454 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

Former Employee - Product Development

I worked at Victoria's Secret part-time

Pros

Managers are very accommodating to schedule

Cons

Hard to grow unless you’re FT

Job Postings

Victoria's Secret has 6 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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Stock HandlerReynoldsburg, OH
30+ days ago
30+ days ago