Compare Nordstrom vs Ulta Beauty BETA

See how Ulta Beauty vs. Nordstrom compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.
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Nordstrom

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Ulta Beauty

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 11432 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 4871 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.1
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
3.2
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
86%
86%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
CEO Approval
Ulta Beauty Ceo Mary Dillon
77%
77%Mary Dillon
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
66%
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
46%
Positive Business Outlook
43%

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What Employees Say

Pros
Pros
"Customer service"(in 686 reviews)
"Great company"(in 456 reviews)
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 299 reviews)
"Fun environment"(in 174 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Returns"(in 729 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 610 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 186 reviews)
"Beauty"(in 177 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Counter Manager

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

Pros

Great company to work for, great benefits package.

Cons

It's competitive, you'll be working with a lot of sharks.

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Ulta Beauty full-time

Pros

everything is done in a right way

Cons

long hours and work Saturdays - not many holidays, 30 min break

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