Compare McDonald's vs ALDI BETA

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

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ALDI

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
  • ALDI scored higher in 4 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 71171 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 7913 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
ALDI employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.7 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
McDonald's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than ALDI employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
73%
73%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
ALDI Ceo Jason Hart
75%
75%Jason Hart
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
53%
ALDI employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 38,274 more total submitted salaries than ALDI.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member3985 Salaries
$12/hr
Manager999 Salaries
$16/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier415 Salaries
$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager501 Salaries
$68,973/yr
District Manager572 Salaries
$95,936/yr
Sales Associate175 Salaries
$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at ALDI.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at ALDI.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1084 reviews)
"Great pay"(in 638 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 606 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 502 reviews)
Featured Review
"Ok"Jan 19, 2022

Current Employee - Cashier

I have been working at McDonald's full-time for more than a year

Pros

It’s was ok. Free food

Cons

No flexibility. Very rude costumers

"Great"Jan 17, 2022

Current Employee - Warehouse Associate

I have been working at ALDI full-time for more than a year

Pros

Good schedule, managers and good pay

Cons

Days go a little long when short staffed

Job Postings

McDonald's has 84,239 more recently posted open jobs than ALDI.
Recent Jobs
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Crew MemberSouthport, NC
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