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 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Primark scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 88603 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 7824 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
71%
71%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Primark Ceo Paul Marchant
78%
78%Paul Marchant
Primark employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
71%
Primark employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 12% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Primark employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 219 more total submitted salaries than Primark.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member316 Salaries
€11/hr
Sales Associate10 Salaries
€24,385/yr
Shift Manager55 Salaries
€13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Retail Assistant149 Salaries
€12/hr
Sales Assistant140 Salaries
€12/hr
Buyer27 Salaries
€38,379/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Primark.
  • McDonald's had 1,950 more reviews than Primark that mentioned "Rude customers" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 547 reviews)
"Friendly staff"(in 231 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 250 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 153 reviews)
Featured Review
"Brilliant"28 Jul 2022

Former Employee - Server/Waitress

I worked at McDonald's full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great team and management were fab

Cons

There were no cons to working here

"very good"14 Jul 2022

Former Employee - Seasonal Sales Associate

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

Pros

good pay and conditions overall

Cons

long hours and hard to get time off

Job Postings

McDonald's has 98,526 more recently posted open jobs than Primark.
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