Compare Nordstrom vs Pottery Barn BETA

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

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Pottery Barn

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.
  • Both tied 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 18234 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1063 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Nordstrom employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Nordstrom employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
82%
82%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
Nordstrom employees rated their CEO Approval 24% higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Pottery Barn Ceo Laura J. Alber
57%
57%Laura J. Alber
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Nordstrom employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
56%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Nordstrom employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 6% higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
45%

Salaries

Nordstrom has 21,645 more total submitted salaries than Pottery Barn.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1765 Salaries
$15/hr
Department Manager647 Salaries
$60,155/yr
Retail Sales Associate504 Salaries
$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate151 Salaries
$13/hr
General Manager60 Salaries
$85,876/yr
Stock Associate77 Salaries
$12/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Nordstrom" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Pottery Barn.
  • "Nordstrom" was the most mentioned Con at Nordstrom.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Pottery Barn.
Pros
Pros
"Nordstrom"(in 1491 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 848 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 122 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 84 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Nordstrom"(in 1136 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 865 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 52 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 46 reviews)
Featured Review
"good job"Jan 24, 2022

Current Employee - Fulfillment Associate

I have been working at Nordstrom full-time

Pros

discount discount disorder if i’d

Cons

wage, wage wage wage wage

"good"Jun 14, 2021

Current Employee - Server%2FWaiter

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

Pros

there are many pros here

Cons

there are no cons at all

Job Postings

Nordstrom has 3,631 more recently posted open jobs than Pottery Barn.
Recent Jobs
Recent Jobs
Nordstrom company logo3,899 Jobs
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Cashier and Sales SupportSouth Portland, ME
2 days ago
30+ days ago
Recent Jobs
Pottery Barn company logo268 Jobs
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Sales AssociateSan Francisco, CA
30+ days ago
30+ days ago
30+ days ago
Cashier/Customer ServiceWalnut Creek, CA
30+ days ago