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 2 areas: Overall Rating and Work-life balance.
  • Ulta Beauty scored higher in 6 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend 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 3195 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 5971 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.6
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Urban Outfitters Ceo Richard A. Hayne
46%
46%Richard A. Hayne
CEO Approval
Ulta Beauty Ceo Mary Dillon
82%
82%Mary Dillon
Ulta Beauty employees rated their CEO Approval 36% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
37%
Positive Business Outlook
52%
Ulta Beauty employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 15% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Ulta Beauty has 5,266 more total submitted salaries than Urban Outfitters.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Stylist20 Salaries
$35,905/yr
Sales Associate1038 Salaries
$11/hr
Department Manager178 Salaries
$41,381/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Beauty Advisor1179 Salaries
$11/hr
Retail Sales Manager146 Salaries
$18/hr
General Manager357 Salaries
$65,832/yr

What Employees Say

  • Ulta Beauty had 153 more reviews than Urban Outfitters that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Urban Outfitters.
  • "Work life balance" was the most mentioned Con at Ulta Beauty.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 333 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 243 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 396 reviews)
"Fun environment"(in 237 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 160 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 88 reviews)
Cons
"Work life balance"(in 209 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 209 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales Associate

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

Pros

Discount, People, Chill, Good Music

Cons

None I can think of, except standing for long hours but that's the case with most retail jobs

"NA"Dec 30, 2020

Former Employee - Salon Guest Coordinator

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

Pros

Great staff, they treat us well

Cons

Retail always needs something from me when I’m trying to do Salon stuff

Advice to Management

NA

Job Postings

Ulta Beauty has 6,953 more recently posted open jobs than Urban Outfitters.