Compare Talbots vs Charming Charlie BETA

See how working at Talbots vs. Charming Charlie 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 Talbots vs. Charming Charlie. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Talbots

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Charming Charlie

Employee Ratings

  • Talbots 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.
  • Charming Charlie scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1024 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 1026 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
2.4
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Talbots employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Charming Charlie employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.1
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Talbots employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Charming Charlie employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.3
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Talbots Ceo Lizanne Kindler
76%
76%Lizanne Kindler
Talbots employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Charming Charlie employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Charming Charlie Ceo Lana Krauter
60%
60%Lana Krauter
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Talbots employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Charming Charlie employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Talbots employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 17% higher than Charming Charlie employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
20%

Salaries

Talbots has 5 more total submitted salaries than Charming Charlie.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate166 Salaries
$11/hr
Store Manager118 Salaries
$64,708/yr
General Manager27 Salaries
$69,817/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate, "Charmer"140 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Store Manager28 Salaries
$15/hr
General Manager27 Salaries
$53,815/yr

What Employees Say

  • Charming Charlie had 14 more reviews than Talbots that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Talbots had 6 more reviews than Charming Charlie that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 47 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 40 reviews)
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 61 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 54 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 53 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"Low pay"(in 52 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 47 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Client Specialist

I worked at Talbots part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great team, great product, sweet customers

Cons

Low pay for management positions

Advice to Management

Increase pay or offer commission

"Great experience"Aug 24, 2020

Former Employee - Contract Associate

I worked at Charming Charlie part-time for less than a year

Pros

Good location, was nice helping people find their perfect accessories

Cons

There was the Occasional rude customer

Job Postings

Talbots has 911 more recently posted open jobs than Charming Charlie.