Compare Popeyes vs Chipotle BETA

See how working at Popeyes vs. Chipotle 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 Popeyes vs. Chipotle. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Popeyes

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Chipotle

Employee Ratings

  • Popeyes scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Chipotle scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % 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)
3.2
(based on 1056 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 7154 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.5
Chipotle employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Popeyes employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Chipotle employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.0 higher than Popeyes employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.5
Chipotle employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Popeyes employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Popeyes Ceo Jose Cil
73%
73%Jose Cil
Popeyes employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Chipotle employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Chipotle Ceo Brian Niccol
68%
68%Brian Niccol
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
49%
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Chipotle employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than Popeyes employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Positive Business Outlook
44%

Salaries

Chipotle has 7,469 more total submitted salaries than Popeyes.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier80 Salaries
$9/hr
General Manager41 Salaries
$45,398/yr
Intramural Supervisor3 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member1195 Salaries
$11/hr
Service Manager490 Salaries
$15/hr
Apprentice111 Salaries
$41,389/yr

What Employees Say

  • Chipotle had 1,234 more reviews than Popeyes that mentioned "Free food" as a Pro.
  • Chipotle had 217 more reviews than Popeyes that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 64 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 37 reviews)
Pros
"Free food"(in 1298 reviews)
"Free meal"(in 686 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 39 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 24 reviews)
Cons
"Fast paced"(in 242 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 241 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"Oct 28, 2020

Current Employee - Manager

I have been working at Popeyes full-time

Pros

flexible, fast paced, fun, friendly workers

Cons

short shifts, workers come and go, training can be difficult

Former Employee - Restaurant General Manager

I worked at Chipotle full-time

Pros

Real world application skills Great food Great People

Cons

Low Pay Stress over Ecosure

Advice to Management

Pay your people more. Don't hinge so much on Ecosure.

Job Postings

Chipotle has 32,450 more recently posted open jobs than Popeyes.