Compare Talbots vs Yankee Candle BETA

See how Yankee Candle vs. Talbots compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 968 reviews)
3.4
(based on 640 reviews)
Career Opportunities
2.8
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
2.7
2.9
Work-life balance
3.1
3.2
Senior Management
3.1
3.1
Culture & Values
3.5
3.5
CEO Approval
Talbots Ceo Lizanne Kindler
70%Lizanne Kindler
Yankee Candle Ceo Hope Margala
73%Hope Margala
% Recommend to a friend
52%
59%
Positive Business Outlook
44%
33%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Store Manager112 Salaries
$63,994/yr
Sales Associate119 Salaries
$11/hr
Assistant Manager36 Salaries
$61,126/yr
Store Manager105 Salaries
$44,701/yr
Sales Associate55 Salaries
$9/hr
Assistant Manager38 Salaries
$13/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Employee discount"(in 46 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 38 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 53 reviews)
"Great discount"(in 46 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 52 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 35 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 48 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 34 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company"Apr 29, 2019

Current Employee - Sales Associate/Keyholder

I have been working at Talbots part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great culture, great customers and great salary

Cons

None so far, everything and everyone is very nice

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work!! Love love working here!

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Yankee Candle part-time for more than a year

Pros

Great work environment Flexible Hours Teaches you how to sell a product Black Friday is long, but fun to work

Cons

Not much of a raise Low traffic

Advice to Management

Management was great

Job Postings