Compare McDonald's vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Amazon 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)
3.5
(based on 85481 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 118097 reviews)
Amazon employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
Amazon employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.7
Amazon employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
66%
66%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
74%
74%Andrew Jassy
Amazon employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 14% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 21% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 112,090 more total submitted salaries than McDonald's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer51 Salaries
$109,758/yr
Manager1310 Salaries
$17/hr
Intern189 Salaries
$15/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II10056 Salaries
$154,624/yr
Area Manager3328 Salaries
$62,800/yr
Associate1758 Salaries
$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Amazon.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Featured Review
"no"Jun 14, 2022

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at McDonald's part-time

Pros

none to report to you

Cons

I love my job have no cons

Advice to Management

be nice

"Great place"Jul 4, 2022

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

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

Pros

Great teams to work with

Cons

None that I can think of. Maybe longer hours

Job Postings

McDonald's has 6,610 more recently posted open jobs than Amazon.
Recent Jobs
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