Compare Party City vs Spirit Halloween BETA

See how working at Party City vs. Spirit Halloween 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 Party City vs. Spirit Halloween. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Party City

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Spirit Halloween

Employee Ratings

  • Spirit Halloween scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1971 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1005 reviews)
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.8
Career Opportunities
3.4
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.5 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.0
Work-life balance
3.6
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Senior Management
3.5
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.0
Culture & Values
3.8
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Culture & Values 0.8 higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Party City Ceo Jim Harrison
51%
51%Jim Harrison
CEO Approval
Spirit Halloween Ceo Steven B. Silverstein
81%
81%Steven B. Silverstein
Spirit Halloween employees rated their CEO Approval 30% higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
50%
% Recommend to a friend
79%
Spirit Halloween employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 29% higher than Party City employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
24%
Positive Business Outlook
42%
Spirit Halloween employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Party City employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Party City has 1,131 more total submitted salaries than Spirit Halloween.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate219 Salaries
$10/hr
General Manager163 Salaries
$64,007/yr
Cashier73 Salaries
$9/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate114 Salaries
$10/hr
Assistant Manager61 Salaries
$12/hr
Store Manager93 Salaries
$2,843/mo

What Employees Say

  • Party City had 14 more reviews than Spirit Halloween that mentioned "Fun environment" as a Pro.
  • Party City had 42 more reviews than Spirit Halloween that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Party City.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Spirit Halloween.
Pros
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 113 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 103 reviews)
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 99 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 61 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 98 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 96 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 44 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 44 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Culture"Feb 10, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Party City part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great work culture, fulfilling job, fun atmosphere

Cons

Irregular hours, competition for hours

"Easy going"Feb 25, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Spirit Halloween part-time

Pros

Work environment was nice and very team oriented

Cons

just a lot of standing

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