Compare Urban Outfitters vs H&M BETA

See how working at Urban Outfitters vs. H&M 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. H&M. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Urban Outfitters

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H&M

Employee Ratings

  • Urban Outfitters scored higher in 4 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management and CEO Approval.
  • H&M scored higher in 4 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Culture & Values.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 3493 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 1974 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
H&M employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than H&M employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than H&M employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.9
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Urban Outfitters Ceo Sheila Harrington
83%
83%Sheila Harrington
Urban Outfitters employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than H&M employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
H&M Ceo Helena Helmersson
71%
71%Helena Helmersson
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
69%
H&M employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
47%
H&M employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 7% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Of the top 3 common jobs between the two companies, Urban Outfitters salaries averaged $34,926 higher than H&M.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate1156 Salaries
$11/hr
Department Manager303 Salaries
$40,201/yr
Store Manager87 Salaries
$64,619/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate524 Salaries
$12/hr
Department Manager880 Salaries
$23/hr
Visual Merchandiser360 Salaries
$18/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Urban Outfitters.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at H&M.
  • H&M had 36 more reviews than Urban Outfitters that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 343 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 251 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 313 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 264 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 165 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 91 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 214 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 201 reviews)
Featured Review
"Teamwork"Apr 14, 2021

Current Employee - Sales Associate

I have been working at Urban Outfitters part-time

Pros

- great staff - easy work - fun environment

Cons

- not great pay - extremely busy days - poor corporate staff support

Advice to Management

Give your part-time workers more money and benefits!

Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at H&M full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Great benefits, work/life balance, very easy training program, and high salaries!

Cons

Lack of support from district team, busy workload, and high turnover of sales advisors!

Job Postings

H&M has 3,891 more recently posted open jobs than Urban Outfitters.