Compare IKEA vs Pottery Barn BETA

See how working at IKEA vs. Pottery Barn 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 IKEA vs. Pottery Barn. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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IKEA

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Pottery Barn

Employee Ratings

  • IKEA scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Pottery Barn scored higher in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 1810 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1063 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
IKEA employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.1
IKEA employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
IKEA employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.9
IKEA employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
IKEA Ceo Javier Quiñones
75%
75%Javier Quiñones
IKEA employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Pottery Barn Ceo Laura J. Alber
57%
57%Laura J. Alber
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
IKEA employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
56%
IKEA employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 12% higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
45%

Salaries

IKEA has 3,239 more total submitted salaries than Pottery Barn.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate98 Salaries
$14/hr
Visual Merchandiser118 Salaries
$22/hr
Interior Designer76 Salaries
$24/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate151 Salaries
$13/hr
Stock Associate77 Salaries
$12/hr
Design Studio Specialist46 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at IKEA.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Pottery Barn.
  • IKEA had 59 more reviews than Pottery Barn that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
  • IKEA had 49 more reviews than Pottery Barn that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 457 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 358 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 122 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 84 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 105 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 52 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 46 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"Jan 19, 2022

Former Employee - Retail Customer Service - Cashier

I worked at IKEA full-time

Pros

Pay Hours Benefits Management tries to set you up for success

Cons

Working Weekends Scheduling Some occasional difficult customers

Former Employee - Stock Associate

I worked at Pottery Barn part-time for less than a year

Pros

Discount and fun group of people.

Cons

Only part time./seasonal work available.

Job Postings

IKEA has 3,871 more recently posted open jobs than Pottery Barn.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
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Retail Sales AssociateEast Palo Alto, CA
3 days ago
IKEA Food Cashier - FTCollege Park, MD
15 days ago
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Recent Jobs
Pottery Barn company logo273 Jobs
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Sales AssociateSan Francisco, CA
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