Compare Apple vs Nordstrom BETA

See how working at Apple vs. Nordstrom 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 Apple vs. Nordstrom. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Apple

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Nordstrom

Employee Ratings

  • Apple 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)
4.3
(based on 18762 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 15325 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.8
Apple employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.7
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.3
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
94%
94%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
85%
85%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
85%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 17% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
77%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 31% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
46%

Salaries

Apple has 37,757 more total submitted salaries than Nordstrom.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Electronics Engineer Except Computer2610 Salaries
$131,856/yr
Sales Manager317 Salaries
$148,833/yr
Specialist1223 Salaries
$18/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer57 Salaries
$111,280/yr
Commissioned Sales Associate1911 Salaries
$14/hr
"Delegado comercial, área internacional"228 Salaries
$18/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • Nordstrom had 199 more reviews than Apple that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1741 reviews)
"Great people"(in 810 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 733 reviews)
"Great company"(in 568 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 543 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 340 reviews)
Cons
"Returns"(in 780 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 742 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Job"Jan 24, 2021

Current Employee - Mac + Advisor

I have been working at Apple full-time

Pros

Good work benefits, good pay, work from home, good managers

Cons

stressing, too much dependent on customers

"Great company"Jan 8, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Nordstrom part-time

Pros

Opportunities for growth within the company. The sky is the limit with uncapped commission

Cons

Every department has that one person who is aggressive about commissions and will try to steal customers from you or hog them.

Job Postings

Apple has 2,567 more recently posted open jobs than Nordstrom.