Compare Nordstrom vs Ann Taylor BETA

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

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Ann Taylor

Employee Ratings

  • Nordstrom scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Ann Taylor scored higher in 1 area: Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 11970 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2428 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Nordstrom employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Ann Taylor employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Nordstrom employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Ann Taylor employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.5
Ann Taylor employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
88%
88%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
Nordstrom employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Ann Taylor employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Ann Taylor Ceo Gary Muto
72%
72%Gary Muto
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Nordstrom employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Ann Taylor employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
45%
Nordstrom employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Ann Taylor employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
40%

Salaries

Nordstrom has 10,961 more total submitted salaries than Ann Taylor.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate807 Salaries
$12/hr
Department Manager468 Salaries
$51,523/yr
Retail Sales Associate277 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate453 Salaries
$10/hr
Co-Manager105 Salaries
$43,735/yr
Store Manager201 Salaries
$61,752/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Customer service" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Ann Taylor.
  • "Returns" was the most mentioned Con at Nordstrom.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Ann Taylor.
Pros
Pros
"Customer service"(in 701 reviews)
"Great benefits"(in 470 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 304 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 210 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Returns"(in 746 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 636 reviews)
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 216 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 105 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Intern - Retail Management Intern

I worked at Nordstrom for less than a year

Pros

Equal treatment, fair scheduling, opportunities to grow

Cons

Literally no cons, amazing opportunity and experience

"Ann Inc"Oct 29, 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Ann Taylor full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Awesome benefits, Opportunity for advancement

Cons

Salary for part time workers

Job Postings

Nordstrom has 572 more recently posted open jobs than Ann Taylor.