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McDonald's Overview

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  • Chicago, United States
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1955
  • Company - Public (MCD)
  • Restaurants & Cafes
  • $10+ billion (USD)

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McDonald’s is proud to be one of the most recognized brands in the world, with restaurants in over 100 countries and billions of customers served each year. As the global leader in the food service industry, we have a legacy of innovation and hard work that continues to drive ...

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McDonald's CEO Chris Kempczinski
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15,611 Ratings
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"Good Management"

3 Aug 2022 - Associate in Greensburg, PA
Positive Outlook
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Management was great and the pay was fair. Also we got free meals and drinks.


None that I can think of.

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Keep up the good work.
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McDonald's Interviews

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Applied online67%
In Person23%
Employee Referral5%

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    Anonymous Employee in United States
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    Positive Experience
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    They responded quickly to my online application. I was able to quickly schedule an interview. They contacted my through text, and I applied on their website. Other jobs in the area took weeks to respond.

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Company Updates

23 April 2020
McDonald's and its franchisees are taking proactive steps in response to the COVID-19 outbreak to ensure the safety in our restaurants across all communities. Our values of quality, service, and cleanliness continue to guide us. We're following direction from the CDC, state, and local governments and adhering to our deep cleaning procedures in every restaurant, every day. We also fully support employees who stay home from work if they are feeling sick. Read more about the ways we are prioritizing health. McDonald’s and its franchisees are always looking for top candidates and encourage you to apply online. If you have any questions, please first call the restaurant as this will help the restaurant comply with any social distancing guidelines or other compliance obligations. For corporate roles, please proceed to the online application, or if you already applied, contact There may be a short delay in response time while we continue to monitor the impacts of COVID-19. We sincerely thank you for your continued trust in the Golden Arches.
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McDonald's Awards & Accolades

  • Best Place to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Corporate Equality Index2019
  • 50 Best Companies for DiversityBlack Enterprise2018

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...Nice people and the pay and free meals is pretty good, lot of flexibility...

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Employees rate McDonald's 3.5 out of 5 stars based on 109,082 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

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Overall, 58% of employees would recommend working at McDonald's to a friend. This is based on 109,082 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

66% of job seekers rate their interview experience at McDonald's as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 1.9 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at McDonald's.

47% of employees think that McDonald's has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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