Compare McDonald's vs The Home Depot BETA

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

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The Home Depot

Employee Ratings

  • The Home Depot scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35054 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 22546 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
The Home Depot employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.8
The Home Depot employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
78%
78%Chris Kempczinski
CEO Approval
The Home Depot Ceo Craig Menear
79%
79%Craig Menear
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
70%
The Home Depot employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 8% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
60%
The Home Depot employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member56 Salaries
€10/hr
Shift Manager13 Salaries
€12/hr
Crew Trainer7 Salaries
€10/hr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Pro at The Home Depot.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at The Home Depot.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 1973 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1960 reviews)
Pros
"Part time"(in 895 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 874 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1085 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 728 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 926 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 572 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

"handy work"18 Jul 2018

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at The Home Depot full-time for less than a year

Pros

easy to get on with tbf

Cons

not enough hours to work

Advice to Management

more hours needed for staff

Job Postings

McDonald's has 22,987 more recently posted open jobs than The Home Depot.