Compare Starbucks vs Build-A-Bear BETA

See how Build-A-Bear vs. Starbucks compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 24397 reviews)
3.6
(based on 664 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.5
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
2.8
Work-life balance
3.5
3.5
Senior Management
3.2
3.2
Culture & Values
3.9
3.7
CEO Approval
Starbucks Ceo Kevin Johnson
77%Kevin Johnson
Build-A-Bear Ceo Sharon John
71%Sharon John
% Recommend to a friend
74%
61%
Positive Business Outlook
55%
39%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Barista - Starbucks9 Salaries
€9/hr
Shift Supervisor7 Salaries
€10/hr
Customer Service Manager1 Salaries
€24,262/yr
Store Manager1 Salaries
€30,600/yr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Great benefits"(in 2784 reviews)
"Free coffee"(in 2589 reviews)
"Fun environment"(in 59 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 51 reviews)
Cons
"Baristas"(in 1220 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 646 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 38 reviews)
"Part time"(in 33 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Starbucks part-time

Pros

Good atmosphere and always busy

Cons

Time pressure when opening and closing

Former Employee - Bear Builder

I worked at Build-A-Bear part-time for more than a year

Pros

Staff discount 20% normally and 50% at Christmas Fun work environment

Cons

Repetitive work Music in store gets a bit much

Advice to Management

Keep up the good work

Job Postings