Compare DSW vs Gap BETA

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

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Gap

Employee Ratings

  • Gap 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)
3.5
(based on 2506 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 6122 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Gap employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than DSW employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.6
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.3
Gap employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than DSW employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.7
Gap employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than DSW employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
DSW Ceo Roger Rawlins
73%
73%Roger Rawlins
CEO Approval
Gap Ceo Mark Breitbard
78%
78%Mark Breitbard
Gap employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than DSW employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
59%
% Recommend to a friend
72%
Gap employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than DSW employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Gap employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than DSW employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Gap has 6,186 more total submitted salaries than DSW.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate778 Salaries
$10/hr
Assistant Store Manager209 Salaries
$51,305/yr
Customer Service Representative11 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1504 Salaries
$11/hr
Merchandising Manager223 Salaries
$42,836/yr
Assistant Customer Experience Manager391 Salaries
$39,950/yr

What Employees Say

  • Gap had 314 more reviews than DSW that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • Gap had 202 more reviews than DSW that mentioned "Great discount" as a Pro.
  • "Rewards program" was the most mentioned Con at DSW.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Gap.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 192 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 151 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 506 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 353 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Rewards program"(in 164 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 264 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 153 reviews)
Featured Review
"Sales Associate"Jan 12, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at DSW part-time for more than a year

Pros

Flexible hours and a decent work environment.

Cons

Expected to work on the holidays.

Former Employee - Merchant

I worked at Gap full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great team, industry leading company

Cons

Large retail business responsible to the street

Job Postings

DSW has 729 more recently posted open jobs than Gap.