Compare McDonald's vs Apple BETA

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

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Apple

Employee Ratings

  • Apple 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 85006 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.2
(based on 28144 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.8
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.6
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
65%
65%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
87%
87%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 22% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 24% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
76%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Apple has 21,899 more total submitted salaries than McDonald's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member7357 Salaries
$13/hr
Software Engineer51 Salaries
$109,758/yr
Intern189 Salaries
$15/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Mac Genius912 Salaries
$26/hr
Systems Software Developer3667 Salaries
$165,152/yr
Specialist1808 Salaries
$21/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Apple.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2214 reviews)
"Great people"(in 1008 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 734 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 422 reviews)
Featured Review
"good time"Jun 14, 2022

Former Employee - Cook

I worked at McDonald's part-time

Pros

fun and good company at this place

Cons

it did not pay a lot

"Very Good!"Jan 8, 2022

Current Employee - Adviser

I have been working at Apple full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Great company, discount products, health insurance......

Cons

Great company, we can learn many skills.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 83,545 more recently posted open jobs than Apple.
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