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)
3.6
(based on 2428 reviews)
Ann Taylor employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 5688 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Ann Taylor employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Ann Taylor employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Ann Taylor employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Ann Taylor employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Ann Taylor employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ann Taylor Ceo Gary Muto
72%
72%Gary Muto
Ann Taylor employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
60%
60%Daniel Kulle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Ann Taylor employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
43%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Ann Taylor employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 14% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
26%

Salaries

Forever 21 has 2,988 more total submitted salaries than Ann Taylor.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate455 Salaries
$10/hr
Store Manager201 Salaries
$61,903/yr
Co-Manager105 Salaries
$43,735/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1234 Salaries
$10/hr
Visual Merchandiser318 Salaries
$14/hr
Co-Manager132 Salaries
$19/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 304 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 210 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 311 reviews)
"Great people"(in 160 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 216 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 105 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 259 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 231 reviews)
Featured Review
"they are awesome"Jul 29, 2020

Current Employee - Department Head

I have been working at Ann Taylor part-time for more than a year

Pros

sweet caring loving leaders who want to see you suceed

Cons

there are no cons currently

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Forever 21 part-time for less than a year

Pros

get to learn a lot about customer service

Cons

none that I am aware of

Job Postings

Forever 21 has 230 more recently posted open jobs than Ann Taylor.