Compare Nordstrom vs Saks Fifth Avenue BETA

See how Saks Fifth Avenue vs. Nordstrom compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Nordstrom

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Saks Fifth Avenue

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 11501 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.8
(based on 1385 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
2.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
87%
87%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
CEO Approval
Saks Fifth Avenue Ceo Helena Foulkes
52%
52%Helena Foulkes
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
34%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
28%

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 Associate122 Salaries
$11/hr
Assistant Buyer44 Salaries
$57,690/yr
Style Advisor16 Salaries
$12/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Customer service"(in 688 reviews)
"Great company"(in 460 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 130 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 111 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Returns"(in 731 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 614 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 54 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 45 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 Employee - Sales Associate

I have been working at Saks Fifth Avenue full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great company and good opportunities

Cons

Sometime can be a little slow

Job Postings