Compare Urban Outfitters vs Free People BETA

See how working at Urban Outfitters vs. Free People 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 Urban Outfitters vs. Free People. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Urban Outfitters

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Free People

Employee Ratings

  • Free People 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)
3.7
(based on 3174 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.0
(based on 683 reviews)
Free People employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.6
Free People employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.6 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.8
Free People employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.8
Free People employees rated their Senior Management 0.7 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
4.0
Free People employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Urban Outfitters Ceo Richard A. Hayne
47%
47%Richard A. Hayne
CEO Approval
Free People Ceo Meg Hayne
82%
82%Meg Hayne
Free People employees rated their CEO Approval 35% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
77%
Free People employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 13% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
38%
Positive Business Outlook
56%
Free People employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Urban Outfitters has 2,855 more total submitted salaries than Free People.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1035 Salaries
$11/hr
Stylist20 Salaries
$35,905/yr
Department Manager177 Salaries
$41,464/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate - Stylist59 Salaries
$11/hr
Stylist187 Salaries
$10/hr
Manager-In-Training19 Salaries
$15/hr

What Employees Say

  • Urban Outfitters had 220 more reviews than Free People that mentioned "Great discount" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Urban Outfitters.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Free People.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 333 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 243 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 113 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 58 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 160 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 88 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 52 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 39 reviews)
Featured Review
"Awesome"Oct 12, 2020

Former Employee - Department Manager

I worked at Urban Outfitters full-time

Pros

Loved it, great people good vibe

Cons

Lower pay and annoying hours

"So fun!"Jan 14, 2021

Current Employee - Stylist

I have been working at Free People part-time for more than 8 years

Pros

Environment, coworkers, customers, music and fun outfits!

Cons

Not a ton of shifts available during the pandemic

Advice to Management

Great job!

Job Postings

Urban Outfitters has 32 more recently posted open jobs than Free People.