Compare Nordstrom vs Boscov's BETA

See how Boscov's vs. Nordstrom compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Nordstrom

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Boscov's

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 11502 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 269 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
2.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
87%
87%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
CEO Approval
Boscov's Ceo Jim Boscov
78%
78%Jim Boscov
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
60%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
47%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate777 Salaries
$12/hr
Department Manager440 Salaries
$49,547/yr
Cosmetics Counter Manager212 Salaries
$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate37 Salaries
$9/hr
Department Manager33 Salaries
$36,406/yr
Loss Prevention21 Salaries
$28,500/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Customer service"(in 688 reviews)
"Great company"(in 460 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 15 reviews)
"Family owned"(in 11 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Returns"(in 731 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 614 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 11 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 10 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Management

I worked at Nordstrom full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

-Employee growth -Benefits -Opportunities -Supported by Leadership

Cons

-Store hours -Inventory nights/ prep

"Sales Associate"Oct 25, 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Boscov's full-time for less than a year

Pros

You are able to meet new people, learn new things. You receive an employee discount, which comes in handy. Schedules address flexible as wished you an extent.

Cons

Work is sometimes stressful, overtime hours vary weekly. Easiest headache to get is from stressing about the job.

Advice to Management

Before hiring new employees, call the previous employers and ask about work ethic and positive attitude towards others. “Are they good with customers?” “What do they need improvement on?”

Job Postings