Compare working at KFC vs McDonald's

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

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Restaurants & Cafes
Restaurants & Food Service
USD 5M to USD 25M
more than USD 10B
Number of Employees
1,001 to 5,000
more than 10,000
1900 Colonel Sanders Lane Louisville, KY 40213
110 N. Carpenter Street Chicago, IL 60607

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CEO approval

approve of Tony Lowings's performance
Headshot of Chris Kempczinski, CEO of McDonald's
approve of Chris Kempczinski's performance

Salary satisfaction

think they are paid fairly at KFC
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KFC reviews

on 23 January 2023
KFC Team Member & KFC Supervisor
(Current Employee) – Queensland

on 21 January 2023
(Current Employee) – Smithfield QLD

on 17 January 2023
Counter Attendant
(Current Employee) – Melbourne VIC

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McDonald's reviews

on 26 January 2023
McDonalds Crew Member
(Current Employee) – Sydney NSW

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on 26 January 2023
Crew Member
(Current Employee) – St Peters NSW

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on 26 January 2023
Crew Member
(Current Employee) – Castle Hill NSW

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

General manager
$73,389 per year
$66,423 per year
Shift manager
$26.29 per hour
$68,307 per year
Customer service representative
$22.68 per hour
$43,820 per year
Assistant manager
$66,619 per year
$52,900 per year
Team member
$23.00 per hour
$25.33 per hour
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3 jobs at KFC
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49 jobs at McDonald's
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Process is about two weeks
Process is about a month