Compare Ann Taylor vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at Ann Taylor vs. Forever 21 compares on a variety of workplace factors. By comparing employers on employee ratings, salaries, reviews, pros/cons, job openings and more, you'll feel one step ahead of the rest. All salaries and reviews are posted by employees working at Ann Taylor vs. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Ann Taylor

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • Ann Taylor scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 2764 reviews)
Ann Taylor employees rated their Overall Rating 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 6833 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Ann Taylor employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Ann Taylor employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Ann Taylor employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.4
Ann Taylor employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Ann Taylor employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ann Taylor Ceo Gary Muto
64%
64%Gary Muto
Ann Taylor employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
55%
55%Daniel Kulle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Ann Taylor employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 15% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
48%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Ann Taylor employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Forever 21 has 3,924 more total submitted salaries than Ann Taylor.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate572 Salaries
$11/hr
Store Manager248 Salaries
$63,845/yr
Co-Manager163 Salaries
$46,014/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1547 Salaries
$12/hr
Visual Merchandiser377 Salaries
$15/hr
Co-Manager160 Salaries
$20/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Ann Taylor.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Ann Taylor.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Con at Forever 21.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 312 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 217 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 319 reviews)
"Great people"(in 168 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 223 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 108 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 265 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 248 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"Sep 16, 2021

Current Employee - Sales Lead

I have been working at Ann Taylor part-time

Pros

There are a lot Career opportunities

Cons

Pay more for expected work

"Management"Sep 15, 2021

Current Employee - Co-Manager

I have been working at Forever 21 full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Love this company. The owners really care about the employees as well as the upper management

Cons

Work normal hours would like more ot

Job Postings

Ann Taylor has 803 more recently posted open jobs than Forever 21.