Compare Whole Foods Market vs Nordstrom BETA

See how working at Whole Foods Market vs. Nordstrom 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 Whole Foods Market vs. Nordstrom. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Whole Foods Market

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Nordstrom

Employee Ratings

  • Whole Foods Market scored higher in 1 area: Positive Business Outlook.
  • Nordstrom scored higher in 5 areas: Overall Rating, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 3 areas: Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 10700 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 16348 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.3
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Whole Foods Market Ceo John Mackey
50%
50%John Mackey
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
85%
85%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
Nordstrom employees rated their CEO Approval 35% higher than Whole Foods Market employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
% Recommend to a friend
67%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
49%
Positive Business Outlook
48%

Salaries

Nordstrom has 5,440 more total submitted salaries than Whole Foods Market.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Team Member1705 Salaries
$16/hr
Sales Associate/Cashier83 Salaries
$14/hr
Grocery Buyer295 Salaries
$17/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Cosmetics Counter Manager611 Salaries
$20/hr
Commissioned Sales Associate1633 Salaries
$15/hr
Department Manager1031 Salaries
$55,152/yr

What Employees Say

  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Pro at Whole Foods Market.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • "Team members" was the most mentioned Con at Whole Foods Market.
  • "Returns" was the most mentioned Con at Nordstrom.
Pros
Pros
"Team members"(in 880 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 516 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 745 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 585 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Team members"(in 692 reviews)
"Team leaders"(in 376 reviews)
Cons
"Returns"(in 787 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 751 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great company!"Mar 21, 2021

Former Employee - Front End Team Member

I worked at Whole Foods Market part-time

Pros

Great company with good benefits

Cons

Nothing, I enjoyed working there

"Great place"May 8, 2021

Former Employee - Sales Representative

I worked at Nordstrom full-time

Pros

Great job for young people

Cons

Long hours but good coworkers

Job Postings

Whole Foods Market has 1,479 more recently posted open jobs than Nordstrom.