Compare Walmart vs Macy's BETA

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

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Macy's

Employee Ratings

  • Walmart scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Macy's scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 59729 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 20480 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Walmart employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.1
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Walmart Ceo Doug McMillon
67%
67%Doug McMillon
Walmart employees rated their CEO Approval 5% 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
56%
Walmart employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
47%
Walmart employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Walmart has 39,842 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Walmart Sales Associate2344 Salaries
$12/hr
Overnight Stocker1973 Salaries
$12/hr
Assistant Manager1798 Salaries
$50,602/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Sales Associate2329 Salaries
$11/hr
Cosmetics Counter Manager903 Salaries
$15/hr
Assistant Buyer212 Salaries
$60,246/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Walmart.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • Walmart had 1,021 more reviews than Macy's that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Good pay"(in 2804 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 1467 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1697 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1119 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 1626 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 1233 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 993 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 605 reviews)
Featured Review
"Idk"Jan 22, 2021

Former Employee - Customer Service Representative

I worked at Walmart part-time for more than a year

Pros

Good for young kids coming out of college

Cons

Great benefits plus overtime if you need it

Advice to Management

No advice at this time

Former Employee - Seasonal Associate

I worked at Macy's part-time for less than a year

Pros

Easy and fast hiring process Perfect for students wanting to earn extra money over break

Cons

Last minute scheduling was inconvenient

Job Postings

Walmart has 144,932 more recently posted open jobs than Macy's.