Nordstrom Overview

  • Seattle, WA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1901
  • Company - Public (JWN)
  • Department, Clothing & Shoe Stores
  • $10+ billion (USD)

Nordstrom, Inc. is a leading fashion retailer based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 355 stores in 40 states, including 100 full-line stores in the United States and Canada; 248 Nordstrom Rack stores; two clearance stores; and five ...

Glassdoor Awards

Best Places to Work: 2012(#44), 2009(#27)

Top CEOs: 2018(#89), 2017(#98), 2015(#29), 2014(#24), 2013(#29)

Company Updates

June 10, 2022
We want to extend a warm welcome to our Summer 2022 Interns to Nordstrom! Whether you are joining us in our corporate HQ in Seattle, WA for a Technology or Corporate Internship or joining us in one of our 20 Nordstrom Store locations - we are thrilled you are here! Over the next ten weeks, we hope you feel empowered to bring your whole self to work & create relationships that last a lifetime.
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Nordstrom Reviews

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Jan 9, 2022 - Sous Chef in Los Angeles, CA


Great companay to be apart of.


Parking is not always great.
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Diversity & Inclusion at Nordstrom

(3380 Reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives


We've long believed that we're all made better by the diversity that exists within our communities. Our values are centered on the notion of creating a place where every customer and employee is welcome, respected, appreciated and able to be themselves.

We've spent a lot of time exploring what diversity, inclusion and belonging (DIB) should mean at Nordstrom. Our research has included in-depth interviews and workshops with our leadership teams, a deep dive into data that helps us understand the makeup of our workforce, and meetings with employees across roles, business units and regions to gain insights an

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...Competitive work place with generous benefits, skilled and empathetic management teams, and a culture that values diversity and their people....Read More

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Nordstrom Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online83%
Employee Referral7%
In Person5%

  1. Featured Interview

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    I applied through an employee referral I interviewed at Nordstrom (United States)


    Interviewed in person. Asked a lot of general questions and then questions related to sales specifically. Asked to try to sell a product of their choice to them. Asked about specific products/clothes and my own experience with them.

    Can you give me three facets of this item (it was a dress in my case) that a good selling points?

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Nordstrom Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2016
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign2016
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2015
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2014
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2013

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Does Nordstrom offer massages?

...Nordstrom discounts and benefits, good name on resume, free coffee...

June 24, 2020

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