Compare Nordstrom vs The Container Store BETA

See how working at Nordstrom vs. The Container Store 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. The Container Store. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Nordstrom

Employee Ratings

  • The Container Store scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 18157 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1331 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.7
The Container Store employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.7
The Container Store employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
83%
83%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
CEO Approval
The Container Store Ceo Satish Malhotra
84%
84%Satish Malhotra
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
% Recommend to a friend
73%
The Container Store employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
66%
The Container Store employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Nordstrom has 21,651 more total submitted salaries than The Container Store.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1744 Salaries
$15/hr
Department Manager642 Salaries
$60,035/yr
Retail Sales Associate503 Salaries
$14/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate112 Salaries
$14/hr
Manager17 Salaries
$86,552/yr
Retail Sales Associate46 Salaries
$15/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Nordstrom" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Pro at The Container Store.
  • "Nordstrom" was the most mentioned Con at Nordstrom.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at The Container Store.
Pros
Pros
"Nordstrom"(in 1491 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 848 reviews)
Pros
"Part time"(in 120 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 101 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Nordstrom"(in 1136 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 865 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 118 reviews)
"Container store"(in 78 reviews)
Featured Review

KEY NOT FOUND: companyCompare.reviews.temporaryFormer - Seasonal Sales Associate

I worked at Nordstrom for more than a year

Pros

Flexible, lots of hours, great employee discount!

Cons

Competitive sales goals, commission based

"Review"Dec 2, 2021

Current Employee - Cashier

I have been working at The Container Store part-time

Pros

good people, good hours, nice staff, nice discounts

Cons

It was overly busy during the holidays with no additional help

Job Postings

Nordstrom has 4,016 more recently posted open jobs than The Container Store.
Recent Jobs
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