Compare Nordstrom vs Vulcan BETA

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

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Vulcan

Employee Ratings

  • Nordstrom scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Vulcan scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and 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 19704 reviews)
Nordstrom employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Vulcan employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 152 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Nordstrom employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.5 higher than Vulcan employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.9
Vulcan employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Nordstrom employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Vulcan employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Nordstrom employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Vulcan employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.1
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
79%
79%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
Nordstrom employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Vulcan employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Vulcan Ceo Bill Hilf
64%
64%Bill Hilf
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
Nordstrom employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Vulcan employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
48%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Nordstrom employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 22% higher than Vulcan employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
28%

Salaries

Nordstrom has 24,904 more total submitted salaries than Vulcan.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Department Manager719 Salaries
$62,765/yr
Customer Service Representative340 Salaries
$17/hr
Software Engineer155 Salaries
$126,654/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Manager12 Salaries
$136,138/yr
Customer Service1 Salaries
$40,000/yr
Senior Software Engineer6 Salaries
$177,049/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Nordstrom" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • "Good benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Vulcan.
  • "Nordstrom" was the most mentioned Con at Nordstrom.
  • "Vulcan" was the most mentioned Con at Vulcan.
Pros
Pros
"Nordstrom"(in 1491 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 848 reviews)
Pros
"Good benefits"(in 14 reviews)
"Great people"(in 8 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Nordstrom"(in 1136 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 865 reviews)
Cons
"Vulcan"(in 20 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 6 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Nordstrom part-time

Pros

-commission based -amazing managers -got a good amount of hours per week

Cons

-store was always freezing cold even in the summer

Former Employee - Information Systems Engineer

I worked at Vulcan full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

They love free thinkers and allow you to grow

Cons

Going through a transition so layoffs could be an issue

Job Postings

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