Compare working at A&W Restaurants vs McDonald's

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A&W Restaurants

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Compare revenue, industry, and employee numbers for A&W Restaurants and McDonald's.

Industry
Restaurants, Travel and LeisureRestaurants, Travel and Leisure
Revenue
US$25M to US$100Mmore than US$10B
Number of employees
1,001 to 5,000more than 10,000
Headquarters
North Vancouver, BCChicago, Illinois

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Compare management, culture, and compensation ratings for A&W Restaurants and McDonald's.

CEO approval

75%
Not available
Headshot of Chris Kempczinski, CEO of McDonald's
74%
approve of Chris Kempczinski's performance

Salary satisfaction

51%
think they are paid fairly at A&W Restaurants
40%
think they are paid fairly at McDonald's

A&W Restaurants company logoA&W Restaurants reviews

on April 16, 2021
Not a good experience.
Cook
(current employee) - Sydney, NS

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on April 13, 2021
Very difficult place to work
Crew Member
(current employee) - Calgary, AB

on March 30, 2021
All do our jobs and have fun doing itgreating guest is the most important part of the job as well as preping the food we
Supervisor/Manager
(current employee) - Oshawa, ON

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McDonald's company logoMcDonald's reviews

on April 20, 2021
It's a good work place
Crew Member
(current employee) - Milton, ON

on April 19, 2021
Not recommende for long term
Crew Member
(current employee) - Ottawa, ON

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on April 16, 2021
“Team work” and not bullying other employees outside their little cliques
Crew Member
(current employee) - Oshawa, ON

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

Food service associate
$14.98 per hour$15.02 per hour
Surveillant du service alimentaire
$15.54 per hour$15.59 per hour
Caissier
$13.89 per hour$13.05 per hour
Counter attendant
$13.07 per hour$13.82 per hour
Cashier
$13.54 per hour$13.33 per hour
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A&W Restaurants company logo
69 jobs at A&W Restaurants
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2.4K jobs at McDonald's
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Favourable experience
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Low difficulty
Low difficulty
Process is about a week
Process is about two weeks
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