Compare Forever 21 vs Charming Charlie BETA

See how working at Forever 21 vs. Charming Charlie 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 Forever 21 vs. Charming Charlie. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Forever 21

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Charming Charlie

Employee Ratings

  • Forever 21 scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Charming Charlie scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 5806 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1026 reviews)
Charming Charlie employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.9
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.0
Charming Charlie employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.8
Culture & Values
3.3
Charming Charlie employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
48%
48%Daniel Kulle
CEO Approval
Charming Charlie Ceo Lana Krauter
60%
60%Lana Krauter
Charming Charlie employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
43%
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Charming Charlie employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
24%
Forever 21 employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than Charming Charlie employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
20%

Salaries

Forever 21 has 4,863 more total submitted salaries than Charming Charlie.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1247 Salaries
$10/hr
Visual Merchandiser319 Salaries
$14/hr
Co-Manager133 Salaries
$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate, "Charmer"140 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Store Manager28 Salaries
$15/hr
General Manager27 Salaries
$53,815/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • "Fun environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Charming Charlie.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Con at Forever 21.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Charming Charlie.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 314 reviews)
"Great people"(in 163 reviews)
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 61 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 54 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 259 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 235 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 52 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 47 reviews)
Featured Review
"Review"Sep 23, 2020

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Forever 21 part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Good employee rescuing and fun workplace

Cons

Short staffed most of the time

Advice to Management

Good job

"Great experience"Aug 24, 2020

Former Employee - Contract Associate

I worked at Charming Charlie part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good location, was nice helping people find their perfect accessories

Cons

There was the Occasional rude customer

Job Postings

Forever 21 has 928 more recently posted open jobs than Charming Charlie.