Compare H&M vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at H&M 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 H&M vs. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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H&M

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • H&M 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)
3.7
(based on 1524 reviews)
H&M employees rated their Overall Rating 0.7 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 5777 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
H&M employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.8 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
H&M employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 1.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
H&M employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
H&M employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
H&M employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
H&M Ceo Helena Helmersson
78%
78%Helena Helmersson
H&M employees rated their CEO Approval 27% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
51%
51%Daniel Kulle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
H&M employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 26% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
43%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
H&M employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 20% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
25%

Salaries

Forever 21 has 1,762 more total submitted salaries than H&M.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Part-time Sales Advisor469 Salaries
$12/hr
Store Manager204 Salaries
$71,764/yr
Department Manager229 Salaries
$23/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1245 Salaries
$10/hr
Visual Merchandiser319 Salaries
$14/hr
Co-Manager133 Salaries
$19/hr

What Employees Say

  • Forever 21 had 75 more reviews than H&M that mentioned "Fast paced" as a Pro.
  • "H amp m" was the most mentioned Con at H&M.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Con at Forever 21.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 290 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 238 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 313 reviews)
"Great people"(in 163 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"H amp m"(in 191 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 187 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 259 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 235 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at H&M full-time for more than a year

Pros

Great benefits, Decent compensation, great company values

Cons

Fast paced, must want to self develop

"Forever 21"Nov 6, 2019

Current Employee - Accessory Specialist

I have been working at Forever 21 part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

Working with an amazing team for over 5 years.

Cons

Part time no benefits. I was making more then minimum wage then minimum wage went up this year and messed things up more me.

Advice to Management

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Job Postings

H&M has 1,732 more recently posted open jobs than Forever 21.