McDonald’s

Breakroom Rating
based on 522 responses
5.9/10
  • UK
  • Fast food restaurants
mcdonalds.com

Find out what jobs are really like at McDonald’s…

We’ve surveyed 522 current employees about their job at McDonald’s. They’ve told us their hourly pay rate, staff discount, and much more.

Hourly pay rates

Front of house £6.35–9.00

From 311 hourly employees

Kitchens £6.41–9.00

From 255 hourly employees

Managers £8.51–10.36

From 98 hourly employees

  • People get paid every two weeks

  • People get paid accurately and on time

    Excellent

Hours

  • This employer mostly uses zero hours, part time and full time contracts

  • Only some people work the same number of hours they’re contracted for

    Not great
  • People don’t worry about getting enough hours

    Excellent
  • People don’t get 4 weeks notice of when they’re working

    Bad
  • Managers don’t change people’s shifts at short notice

    Excellent
  • Most people get enough choice over which shifts they work

    Good
  • Most people find it easy to change shifts

    Good

Benefits

  • People get free food whilst on shift and 50% staff discount the rest of the time

  • People don’t get paid breaks

    Bad
  • People don’t get proper sick pay

    Bad
  • People find it easy to book holidays

    Excellent

Workplace

  • Most people feel stressed here

    Not great
  • Most people recommend working with their team

    Good
  • Most people feel treated with respect by their managers

    Good
  • Students say this is a good place to work if you’re studying

    Excellent
  • People say this is a good place to work if you care for a child or other relative

    Excellent
  • Most people don’t get enough training when they start

    Not great
  • Most people are given support to progress here

    Good
  • Most people feel well informed about how the company is doing

    Good
  • Most people think head office doesn’t understand what’s happening where they work

    Not great