Compare Macy's vs Zellers BETA

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

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Zellers

Employee Ratings

  • Macy's scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Compensation & Benefits.
  • Zellers scored higher in 6 areas: Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 20586 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 158 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.3
Zellers employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
63%
63%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Zellers Ceo A.  Mark Foote
92%
92%A. Mark Foote
Zellers employees rated their CEO Approval 29% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Zellers employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Zellers employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Macy's has 26,621 more total submitted salaries than Zellers.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate2331 Salaries
$11/hr
Cosmetics Counter Manager904 Salaries
$15/hr
Merchandise Team Manager362 Salaries
$64,620/yr
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What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Great place" was the most mentioned Pro at Zellers.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Hbc credit card" was the most mentioned Con at Zellers.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1697 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1119 reviews)
Pros
"Great place"(in 7 reviews)
"Great people"(in 6 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 993 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 605 reviews)
Cons
"Hbc credit card"(in 6 reviews)
"Hbc credit"(in 4 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"Jan 25, 2021

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Macy's part-time

Pros

Great place. Solid community. Loved it

Cons

People were not greatest at communicating

"Claims adjuster"Sep 27, 2016

I worked at Zellers

Pros

Non micro manage very verbal

Cons

Great benefits insurance contact info

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