Compare Target vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • Target scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 38704 reviews)
Target employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 20031 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Target employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Target employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Target Ceo Brian Cornell
78%
78%Brian Cornell
Target employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
62%
62%Jeff Gennette
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Target employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
54%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Target employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 25% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Target has 28,008 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate418 Salaries
$13/hr
Cashier1974 Salaries
$13/hr
Executive Team Leader1433 Salaries
$65,036/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate2139 Salaries
$11/hr
Retail Merchandiser176 Salaries
$24,934/yr
Assistant Buyer156 Salaries
$60,258/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Target.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Target.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 2216 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 1648 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1684 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1105 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 1989 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1908 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 986 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 595 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Fulfillment Associate

I worked at Target part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great pay, good hours and feel valued

Cons

Can’t think of any cons to this particular workplace

"Great"Oct 8, 2020

Current Employee - Kgs Research

I have been working at Macy's part-time

Pros

Great hours wow it is as so great working there wow

Cons

Far location it was so far

Job Postings

Target has 7,514 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.