Compare working at Subway vs McDonald's

Compare company reviews, salaries, and ratings to find out if Subway or McDonald's is right for you. Subway is most highly rated for Work-life balance and McDonald's is most highly rated for Work-life balance.

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Compare revenue, industry, and employee numbers for Subway and McDonald's.

Industry
Restaurants & Food Service
Restaurants & Food Service
Revenue
more than US$10B
more than US$10B
Number of employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
Headquarters
Milford Connecticut, United States
110 N. Carpenter Street Chicago, IL 60607

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Compare management, culture, and compensation ratings for Subway and McDonald's.

CEO approval

Headshot of John Chidsey, CEO of Subway
71%
approve of John Chidsey's performance
Headshot of Chris Kempczinski, CEO of McDonald's
68%
approve of Chris Kempczinski's performance

Salary satisfaction

54%
think they are paid fairly at Subway
43%
think they are paid fairly at McDonald's

Subway reviews

on August 12, 2022
Good place to start career
Shift Supervisor
(current employee) - Saskatchewan

on August 7, 2022
Subway Sandwich Artist
(current employee) - Northwest Territories

on August 6, 2022
Customer Service
(current employee) - Miramichi, NB

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McDonald's reviews

on August 17, 2022
Crew member
(current employee) - Winnipeg, MB

on August 17, 2022
Cashier
(current employee) - Lakeshore, ON

on August 16, 2022
Crew Member
(current employee) - Peterborough, ON

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Compare similar salaries

Compare salary information for Subway and McDonald's. Salaries are taken from job posts or reported by employees and are not adjusted for level or location.

Food service associate
$15.57 per hour
$15.05 per hour
Surveillant du service alimentaire
$15.95 per hour
$16.00 per hour
Counter attendant
$13.45 per hour
$14.19 per hour
Serveur au comptoir
$14.54 per hour
$15.06 per hour
Fast food manager
$16.91 per hour
$16.48 per hour
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465 jobs at Subway
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5.2K jobs at McDonald's
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Compare interview process, length, and difficulty for Subway and McDonald's.

Favourable experience
Favourable experience
Low difficulty
Low difficulty
Process is about a week
Process is about two weeks