Compare Pottery Barn vs West Elm BETA

See how West Elm vs. Pottery Barn compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Pottery Barn

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West Elm

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
2.7
(based on 845 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 390 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.5
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.3
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.3
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.7
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pottery Barn Ceo Laura J. Alber
37%
37%Laura J. Alber
CEO Approval
West Elm Ceo Laura J. Alber
69%
69%Laura J. Alber
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
42%
% Recommend to a friend
55%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
30%
Positive Business Outlook
46%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate112 Salaries
$11/hr
Stock Associate59 Salaries
$11/hr
General Manager52 Salaries
$77,511/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate78 Salaries
$12/hr
Stock Associate16 Salaries
$12/hr
General Manager16 Salaries
$80,622/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 101 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 68 reviews)
Pros
"West elm"(in 41 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 27 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 47 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
"Customer service"(in 22 reviews)
"Full time"(in 21 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Place"Nov 18, 2019

Former Employee - Part Time Sales Associate

I worked at Pottery Barn part-time for less than a year

Pros

Easy and flexible hours, ability to work with management

Cons

Long holiday hours, but can ask off

Current Employee - Designer

I have been working at West Elm part-time

Pros

Great co-workers Positive work environment Great experience working with others

Cons

Part time at first Pay is a little low

Job Postings