Compare McDonald's vs Taco Bell BETA

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

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Taco Bell

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • 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)
3.5
(based on 71028 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 7591 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
73%
73%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Taco Bell employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Taco Bell Ceo Mark King
66%
66%Mark King
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
McDonald's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than Taco Bell employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
52%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
McDonald's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Taco Bell employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

McDonald's has 33,657 more total submitted salaries than Taco Bell.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member3942 Salaries
$12/hr
Manager982 Salaries
$16/hr
Crew Trainer446 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member816 Salaries
$22,753/yr
Shift Manager549 Salaries
$13/hr
Team Trainer50 Salaries
$10/hr

What Employees Say

  • McDonald's had 3,544 more reviews than Taco Bell that mentioned "Free food" as a Pro.
  • McDonald's had 2,287 more reviews than Taco Bell that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 538 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 320 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 271 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 267 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Dec 8, 2021

Former Employee - Crew Member

I worked at McDonald's part-time

Pros

Great job, good experience, hard work

Cons

Hard work, taxing, long hours

Current Employee - Server

I have been working at Taco Bell part-time

Pros

great food and nice staff to be around

Cons

can get boring at times

Job Postings

McDonald's has 52,723 more recently posted open jobs than Taco Bell.
Recent Jobs
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HVAC/R TechnicianRoseville, CA
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Recent Jobs
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Team MemberOkeechobee, FL
16 days ago
13 days ago