Compare McDonald's vs Starbucks BETA

See how Starbucks vs. McDonald's compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 32302 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 24906 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
73%
73%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
Starbucks Ceo Kevin Johnson
76%
76%Kevin Johnson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
60%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Positive Business Outlook
55%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member54 Salaries
€10/hr
Shift Manager6 Salaries
€12/hr
Customer Care Assistant3 Salaries
€9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Barista - Starbucks9 Salaries
€9/hr
Shift Supervisor7 Salaries
€10/hr
Customer Service Manager1 Salaries
€24,285/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1816 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1802 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2824 reviews)
"Free coffee"(in 2632 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1025 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 975 reviews)
Cons
"Baristas"(in 1230 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 654 reviews)
Featured Review
"Cashier"18 Nov 2019

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at McDonald's full-time

Pros

Great place, nice people, top burgers

Cons

I put on 12lbs weight

Advice to Management

Bring back Ronald

"Best place"19 Dec 2019

Current Employee - Coffee Specialist

I have been working at Starbucks full-time

Pros

Great place for a cup of coffee

Cons

There are no cons to speak of

Advice to Management

None

Job Postings