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 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Senior Management 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.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 35683 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 7359 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Tesco employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than McDonald's employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.3
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
McDonald's Ceo Chris Kempczinski
79%
79%Chris Kempczinski
McDonald's employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Tesco employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Tesco Ceo Dave Lewis
73%
73%Dave Lewis
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Tesco employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% 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

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Crew Member26 Salaries
NZ$16/hr
Shift Manager2 Salaries
NZ$21/hr
Front Counter/Register1 Salaries
NZ$15/hr
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • "Free food" was the most mentioned Pro at McDonald's.
  • "Good pay" was the most mentioned Pro at Tesco.
  • "Rude customers" was the most mentioned Con at McDonald's.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Tesco.
Pros
Pros
"Free food"(in 2001 reviews)
"Flexible hours"(in 1993 reviews)
Pros
"Good pay"(in 879 reviews)
"Flexible working hours"(in 353 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rude customers"(in 1097 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 734 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 304 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 144 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"7 Aug 2020

Former Employee - Crew Member

I worked at McDonald's part-time

Pros

Great place to work as a university student.

Cons

Progression isnt there but working part time so no big deal

"Not bad"10 May 2019

Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

I worked at Tesco

Pros

You get to choose what hours you want.

Cons

Not super fun,, but to be expected - supermarket.

Job Postings

McDonald's has 65,170 more recently posted open jobs than Tesco.