Nordstrom Reviews

Updated Mar 3, 2021

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Nordstrom Co-President Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom (no image)
Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
1,282 Ratings
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  • "The more you sale the more returns(in 787 reviews)

  • "long hours and on my feet a lot(in 751 reviews)

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  1. "Great company"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Manager-In-Training 

    I worked at Nordstrom full-time

    Pros

    Fantastic training and support. Decent commission structure.

    Cons

    Can be a snake pit with employees who have been there for a long time, feeling entitled to clients.

  2. "Great Company to work for!"

    5.0
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    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Stylist in San Francisco, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Nordstrom full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    Customer service Experts & Great Employee Benefits package.

    Cons

    Nothing to report regarding any cons with this company.

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  3. "Work-life balance"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Server/Bartender 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Nordstrom part-time

    Pros

    Great place to work. Always concerned about maintaining a positive work-life balance.

    Cons

    I enjoyed my time spent at Nordstrom.

  4. "hello"

    5.0
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    Current Employee - Loss Prevention in Los Angeles, CA

    I have been working at Nordstrom full-time

    Pros

    company seems like they care for you

    Cons

    very hard to promote and managers want more for less

  5. "Great company starting off in the retail industry"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Charlotte, NC

    I have been working at Nordstrom full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    They were flexible with my availability with me being a college student They had opportunities for advancement

    Cons

    The management was sometimes all over the place

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  6. "Shoes sales"

    5.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Seattle, WA

    I worked at Nordstrom part-time

    Pros

    Great community, helpful people, good expirirence

    Cons

    none, no , none, no , none

  7. "Great people, Great place to work!"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Broomfield, CO
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I worked at Nordstrom full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    People, customers, products, commission based, good benefits

    Cons

    Every man or women for their own

  8. "Great Company"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Software Engineer in Seattle, WA

    I have been working at Nordstrom full-time

    Pros

    New tech stack, lots of projects and opportunities, quick growing

    Cons

    Onboarding tough in this climate, management slightly detached but better than before.

  9. "Amazing Company"

    5.0
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    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Nordstrom full-time

    Pros

    Incredible family, structure, company really cares for their employees

    Cons

    Retail Hours, Closing Shifts, Work life balance

  10. "Tough on the legs"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Order Picker in San Bernardino, CA

    I have been working at Nordstrom full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great people, and understanding management

    Cons

    Lots of walking, like all day. Strick quotas that are crazy to reach

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