Compare Urban Outfitters vs Free People BETA

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

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Free People

Employee Ratings

  • Urban Outfitters scored higher in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and Work-life balance.
  • Free People scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 2763 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 594 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.3
Free People employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.4
Free People employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Culture & Values
3.8
Free People employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Urban Outfitters Ceo Richard A. Hayne
56%
56%Richard A. Hayne
CEO Approval
Free People Ceo Meg Hayne
73%
73%Meg Hayne
Free People employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
63%
% Recommend to a friend
66%
Free People employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 3% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
34%
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Free People employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 9% higher than Urban Outfitters employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate4 Salaries
€9/hr
Team Leader2 Salaries
€11/hr
Department Manager1 Salaries
€2,198/mo
There are no salaries matching this company.

What Employees Say

  • Urban Outfitters had 242 more reviews than Free People that mentioned "Great discount" as a Pro.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at Urban Outfitters.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Free People.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 347 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 212 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 105 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 54 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 144 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 81 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 48 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 31 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

Current Employee - ASM- Assistant Store Manager

I have been working at Free People full-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Amazing inspiration, good discount, can provide really great opportunities as long as there is room for movement.

Cons

Can be difficult to get to home office—very competitive

Job Postings

Urban Outfitters has 20 more recently posted open jobs than Free People.