Compare McDonald's vs Primark BETA

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

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Primark

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
  • Primark scored higher in 3 areas: CEO Approval, % 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 35504 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 3417 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
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
3.3
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
79%
79%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Primark Ceo Paul Marchant
81%
81%Paul Marchant
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Primark employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 5% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
50%
Primark employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Primark has 33 more total submitted salaries than McDonald's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member56 Salaries
€10/hr
Otis Elevator Account Manager2 Salaries
€10/hr
Shift Manager13 Salaries
€12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Assistant28 Salaries
€10/hr
Sales Assistant41 Salaries
€11/hr
Department Manager6 Salaries
€41,542/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Primark.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "No discount" was the most mentioned Con at Primark.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1992 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1983 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 245 reviews)
"Overtime available"(in 126 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1093 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 731 reviews)
Cons
"No discount"(in 133 reviews)
"No staff discount"(in 132 reviews)
Featured Review
"Grand job"14 Jun 2020

Former Employee - Mcdonalds Crew Member

I worked at McDonald's full-time

Pros

Very friendly management structure here

Cons

Didnt allow me to dance

Former Employee - Retail Assistant

I worked at Primark part-time

Pros

Flexible hours, Great pay, Great shifts, Time off is typically given on request

Cons

Took a few months to be trained as a cashier

Job Postings

McDonald's has 64,751 more recently posted open jobs than Primark.