Compare Ann Taylor vs Talbots BETA

See how working at Ann Taylor vs. Talbots 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. Talbots. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Ann Taylor

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Talbots

Employee Ratings

  • Ann Taylor scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • Talbots scored higher in 4 areas: Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: 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)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1006 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Ann Taylor employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Talbots employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Ann Taylor employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Talbots employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ann Taylor Ceo Gary Muto
72%
72%Gary Muto
CEO Approval
Talbots Ceo Lizanne Kindler
78%
78%Lizanne Kindler
Talbots employees rated their CEO Approval 6% higher than Ann Taylor employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
40%

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Talbots salaries averaged $6,886 higher than Ann Taylor.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate453 Salaries
$10/hr
Store Manager201 Salaries
$61,752/yr
Co-Manager105 Salaries
$43,735/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate162 Salaries
$11/hr
Store Manager116 Salaries
$64,484/yr
Assistant Manager36 Salaries
$61,661/yr

What Employees Say

  • Ann Taylor had 163 more reviews than Talbots that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • Ann Taylor had 52 more reviews than Talbots that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 304 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 210 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 47 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 216 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 105 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 53 reviews)
"Sales associates"(in 34 reviews)
Featured Review
"Ann Inc"Oct 29, 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Ann Taylor full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Awesome benefits, Opportunity for advancement

Cons

Salary for part time workers

"Great company"Apr 29, 2019

Current Employee - Sales Associate/Keyholder

I have been working at Talbots part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great culture, great customers and great salary

Cons

None so far, everything and everyone is very nice

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work!! Love love working here!

Job Postings

Talbots has 267 more recently posted open jobs than Ann Taylor.