Compare working at McDonald's vs Wendy's

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

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

Industry
Restaurants & Food Service
Restaurants & Food Service
Revenue
more than US$10B
US$100M to US$500M
Number of employees
more than 10,000
more than 10,000
Headquarters
110 N. Carpenter Street Chicago, IL 60607
Dublin Ohio, United States

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

CEO approval

Headshot of Chris Kempczinski, CEO of McDonald's
73%
approve of Chris Kempczinski's performance
Headshot of Todd Penegor, CEO of Wendy's
73%
approve of Todd Penegor's performance

Salary satisfaction

39%
think they are paid fairly at McDonald's
50%
think they are paid fairly at Wendy's

McDonald's reviews

on 30 June 2022
I’m on anti depression medication
McDonalds Crew Member
(current employee) - Ashbourne, County Meath

on 30 June 2022
Crew Member
(current employee) - Temple Bar, County Dublin

on 25 June 2022
Crew Member
(current employee) - Carlow, County Carlow

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Wendy's reviews

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McDonald's company logo
125 jobs at McDonald's
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No open jobs at Wendy's

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Compare interview process, length and difficulty for McDonald's and Wendy's.

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