Compare Ulta Beauty vs Ideal Image BETA

See how working at Ulta Beauty vs. Ideal Image 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 Ulta Beauty vs. Ideal Image. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Ulta Beauty

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Ideal Image

Employee Ratings

  • Ulta Beauty scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Ideal Image scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 6562 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 544 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.2
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Ideal Image employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Ideal Image employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Work-life balance 0.8 higher than Ideal Image employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Senior Management 0.8 higher than Ideal Image employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Culture & Values 1.0 higher than Ideal Image employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.5
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Ulta Beauty Ceo Mary Dillon
80%
80%Mary Dillon
Ulta Beauty employees rated their CEO Approval 13% higher than Ideal Image employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Ideal Image Ceo David Prokupek
67%
67%David Prokupek
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
62%
Ulta Beauty employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Ideal Image employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
57%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
51%
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Ideal Image employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 8% higher than Ulta Beauty employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Ulta Beauty has 9,428 more total submitted salaries than Ideal Image.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
General Manager398 Salaries
$67,460/yr
Prestige Manager320 Salaries
$19/hr
Retail Sales Manager171 Salaries
$19/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Area Manager11 Salaries
$62,091/yr
GSC23 Salaries
$14/hr
Lead Sales Consultant53 Salaries
$40,276/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Ulta Beauty.
  • "Free treatments" was the most mentioned Pro at Ideal Image.
  • Ulta Beauty had 177 more reviews than Ideal Image that mentioned "Work life balance" as a Con.
  • Ulta Beauty had 185 more reviews than Ideal Image that mentioned "Upper management" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 404 reviews)
"Fun environment"(in 244 reviews)
Pros
"Free treatments"(in 76 reviews)
"Free services"(in 31 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 223 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 214 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 46 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 29 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great Summer job"Mar 12, 2021

Former Employee - Beauty Advisor

I worked at Ulta Beauty part-time for less than a year

Pros

Great group of coworkers, Good discounts, Good pay,

Cons

Long hours, Retail environment, on your feet

"Positive vibes"Apr 27, 2021

Former Employee - Patient Consultant

I worked at Ideal Image part-time for more than a year

Pros

Positive energy and a fun place to work overall. Good bonus opportunities which give you an incentive to work even harder. Managers fully understand your struggles because they were in your shoes... once before moving up the ladder. They are fully equipped to support you.

Cons

A top notch company that I recommend highly!

Job Postings

Ulta Beauty has 3,985 more recently posted open jobs than Ideal Image.