Compare Nordstrom vs MAC Cosmetics BETA

See how MAC Cosmetics vs. Nordstrom compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 11234 reviews)
3.4
(based on 1362 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.4
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
3.5
Work-life balance
3.1
2.6
Senior Management
3.0
2.8
Culture & Values
3.6
3.7
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
86%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
MAC Cosmetics Ceo John Demsey
73%John Demsey
% Recommend to a friend
65%
62%
Positive Business Outlook
45%
37%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate461 Salaries
$11/hr
Department Manager426 Salaries
$48,748/yr
Cosmetics Counter Manager205 Salaries
$19/hr
Retail Sales Manager6 Salaries
$55,599/yr
Assistant Manager22 Salaries
$50,471/yr
Makeup Artist104 Salaries
$18/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Customer service"(in 684 reviews)
"Great company"(in 452 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 70 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 63 reviews)
Cons
"Returns"(in 723 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 604 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 160 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 110 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

Current Freelancer - Freelance Makeup Artist

I have been working at MAC Cosmetics for more than 8 years

Pros

Great Experience and practice, good training and resume presence

Cons

Retail Schedule so working every weekend.

Advice to Management

Comission

Job Postings