Compare Nordstrom vs J. Crew BETA

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

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J. Crew

Employee Ratings

  • Nordstrom scored higher in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Positive Business Outlook.
  • J. Crew scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 16616 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 3131 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.8
J. Crew employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.5
J. Crew employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
84%
84%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
CEO Approval
J. Crew Ceo Libby Wadle
89%
89%Libby Wadle
J. Crew employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
J. Crew employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Nordstrom employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than J. Crew employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
42%

Salaries

Nordstrom has 16,439 more total submitted salaries than J. Crew.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Commissioned Sales Associate1657 Salaries
$15/hr
Department Manager1051 Salaries
$56,853/yr
Cosmetics Counter Manager630 Salaries
$20/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate839 Salaries
$13/hr
Assistant Manager124 Salaries
$18/hr
Retail Sales Associate213 Salaries
$11/hr

What Employees Say

  • Nordstrom had 294 more reviews than J. Crew that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • "Returns" was the most mentioned Con at Nordstrom.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at J. Crew.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 745 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 585 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 292 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 291 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Returns"(in 787 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 751 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 100 reviews)
"Call shifts"(in 81 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"May 8, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Representative

I worked at Nordstrom full-time

Pros

Great job for young people

Cons

Long hours but good coworkers

"Pretty great"Jun 4, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at J. Crew part-time

Pros

good pay, easy job, good discounts, flexible schedule

Cons

it gets boring working in retail

Job Postings

Nordstrom has 1,982 more recently posted open jobs than J. Crew.