Compare McDonald's vs UPS BETA

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

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UPS

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 2 areas: Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • UPS scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 82127 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 24799 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
UPS employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
67%
67%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than UPS employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
UPS Ceo Carol B. Tomé
62%
62%Carol B. Tomé
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
63%
UPS employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
UPS employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 1,597 more total submitted salaries than UPS.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager1251 Salaries
$17/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier563 Salaries
$12/hr
Crew Trainer482 Salaries
$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Part Time Supervisor756 Salaries
$21/hr
Account Executive338 Salaries
$61,643/yr
Human Resources Supervisor87 Salaries
$70,529/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at UPS.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at UPS.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1858 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 1704 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1100 reviews)
"Hard work"(in 803 reviews)
Featured Review
"McDonald’s"May 27, 2022

Current Employee - Cashier

I have been working at McDonald's part-time for less than a year

Pros

Non nothing I can say is good

Cons

Good pay depends on store

Advice to Management

Nothing

"....."Apr 13, 2022

Current Employee - Part Time Supervisor

I have been working at UPS part-time

Pros

Good job I’m going to recommend

Cons

Hard labor very tiresome to do

Advice to Management

Don’t do it

Job Postings

McDonald's has 94,755 more recently posted open jobs than UPS.
Recent Jobs
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