Compare Urban Outfitters vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at Urban Outfitters vs. Forever 21 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 Urban Outfitters vs. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Urban Outfitters

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • Urban Outfitters scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Forever 21 scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2794 reviews)
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 5688 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.4
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Urban Outfitters Ceo Richard A. Hayne
55%
55%Richard A. Hayne
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
60%
60%Daniel Kulle
Forever 21 employees rated their CEO Approval 5% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
Urban Outfitters employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
43%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
26%

Salaries

Urban Outfitters has 6 more total submitted salaries than Forever 21.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate4 Salaries
€9/hr
Team Leader2 Salaries
€11/hr
Department Manager1 Salaries
€2,222/mo
Salaries for similar jobs
Agency Manager1 Salaries
€26,361/yr
Retail Sales Associate1 Salaries
€1,220/mo
Sales Assistant1 Salaries
€10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Urban Outfitters.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • Forever 21 had 87 more reviews than Urban Outfitters that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 351 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 214 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 311 reviews)
"Great people"(in 160 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 144 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 259 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 231 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Urban Outfitters part-time

Pros

Great people to work with and a really friendly environment. Management was always very nice.

Cons

Monthly pay for college students is very hard.

Advice to Management

More frequent pay for sales teams

"Doctor"7 Aug 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Forever 21 full-time

Pros

Great opportunities, nice staff, nice atmosphere.

Cons

Long hours, short breaks sadly.

Job Postings

Forever 21 has 274 more recently posted open jobs than Urban Outfitters.