Compare McDonald's vs Tesco BETA

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

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Tesco

Employee Ratings

  • McDonald's scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
  • Tesco scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 81526 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 17257 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
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
3.5
Tesco employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
68%
68%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 7% higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Ken Murphy
61%
61%Ken Murphy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Tesco employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

McDonald's has 431 more total submitted salaries than Tesco.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member193 Salaries
€11/hr
Customer Care Assistant7 Salaries
€10/hr
Shift Manager48 Salaries
€13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cashier14 Salaries
€11/hr
Customer Assistant80 Salaries
€12/hr
Manager16 Salaries
€40,512/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesco.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Tesco.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 4082 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 3412 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 1920 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 737 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 2558 reviews)
"Rude customers"(in 2103 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 733 reviews)
"Poor management"(in 279 reviews)
Featured Review
"ef"11 May 2022

Current Employee - Trainee

I have been working at McDonald's part-time

Pros

good environment, diversity of culture, good learning

Cons

too much work, bad flexibility, low salaries

Current Employee - Student

I have been working at Tesco part-time

Pros

Nice colleagues Listen to your needs Flexible hours for students Nice managers Positive workspace Doesn’t always feel like you’re working Satisfaction of helping customers Hard work doesn’t go... unnoticed - its appreciated

Cons

Late shifts Holiday restrictions Work can be tough at times

Advice to Management

Management in Rush are great - just keep doing what you’re doing.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 90,666 more recently posted open jobs than Tesco.
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