Compare Nordstrom vs Amazon BETA

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

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Amazon

Employee Ratings

  • Nordstrom scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
  • Amazon scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Work-life balance and Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 19389 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 117386 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.5
Career Opportunities
3.8
Amazon employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Amazon employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
77%
77%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
Nordstrom employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than Amazon employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Amazon Ceo Andrew Jassy
74%
74%Andrew Jassy
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
69%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
Amazon employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Positive Business Outlook
67%
Amazon employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Amazon has 141,861 more total submitted salaries than Nordstrom.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Engineer148 Salaries
$126,781/yr
Department Manager677 Salaries
$62,431/yr
Intern93 Salaries
$13/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Software Development Engineer II10056 Salaries
$154,624/yr
Area Manager3317 Salaries
$62,750/yr
Associate1749 Salaries
$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Nordstrom" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • "Good work culture" was the most mentioned Pro at Amazon.
  • Amazon had 4,120 more reviews than Nordstrom that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Nordstrom"(in 1491 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 848 reviews)
Pros
"Good work culture"(in 2860 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 2138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Nordstrom"(in 1136 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 865 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 4985 reviews)
"No work life"(in 1338 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome"Jan 9, 2022

Former Employee - Sous Chef

I worked at Nordstrom full-time

Pros

Great companay to be apart of.

Cons

Parking is not always great.

"Awesome"Jun 14, 2022

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Amazon part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great place to work at

Cons

Co workers ca be very stressful

Advice to Management

A

Job Postings

Amazon has 91,845 more recently posted open jobs than Nordstrom.
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