Compare Urban Outfitters vs Ulta Beauty BETA

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

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Ulta Beauty

Employee Ratings

  • Urban Outfitters scored higher in 3 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Ulta Beauty scored higher in 5 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 4052 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 7821 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 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 Ulta Beauty employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Urban Outfitters Ceo Sheila Harrington
68%
68%Sheila Harrington
CEO Approval
Ulta Beauty Ceo Mary Dillon
80%
80%Mary Dillon
Ulta Beauty employees rated their CEO Approval 12% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
64%
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Ulta Beauty has 7,485 more total submitted salaries than Urban Outfitters.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Stylist22 Salaries
$38,917/yr
Sales Associate1407 Salaries
$12/hr
Retail Sales Associate314 Salaries
$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Beauty Advisor1843 Salaries
$12/hr
Retail Sales Manager230 Salaries
$20/hr
Lead Cashier378 Salaries
$12/hr

What Employees Say

  • Ulta Beauty had 155 more reviews than Urban Outfitters that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • "Low pay" was the most mentioned Con at Urban Outfitters.
  • "Ulta" was the most mentioned Con at Ulta Beauty.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 388 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 346 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 501 reviews)
"Ulta"(in 327 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 210 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 192 reviews)
Cons
"Ulta"(in 404 reviews)
"Work life balance"(in 290 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great people"Dec 15, 2021

Former Employee - Associate Manager

I worked at Urban Outfitters full-time for less than a year

Pros

Great people to work with and great products.

Cons

Lots of transition but getting better with new leadership

Current Employee - Beauty Advisor

I have been working at Ulta Beauty part-time

Pros

Great benefits and perks, awesome people, friendly staff

Cons

Staying really late at night

Job Postings

Ulta Beauty has 7,335 more recently posted open jobs than Urban Outfitters.
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