Compare Zara vs River Island Clothing BETA

See how working at Zara vs. River Island Clothing 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 Zara vs. River Island Clothing. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Zara

Employee Ratings

  • Zara scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • River Island Clothing scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Compensation & Benefits.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 3660 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 1077 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Career Opportunities
3.0
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Compensation & Benefits
3.2
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
2.7
Work-life balance
3.4
River Island Clothing employees rated their Work-life balance 0.7 higher than Zara employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.6
Senior Management
3.1
River Island Clothing employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Zara employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
2.9
Culture & Values
3.5
River Island Clothing employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Zara employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Zara Ceo Pablo Isla Álvarez de Tejera
71%
71%Pablo Isla Álvarez de Tejera
CEO Approval
River Island Clothing Ceo Will Kernan
86%
86%Will Kernan
River Island Clothing employees rated their CEO Approval 15% higher than Zara employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
54%
% Recommend to a friend
65%
River Island Clothing employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 11% higher than Zara employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
40%
Positive Business Outlook
38%

Salaries

River Island Clothing has 6 more total submitted salaries than Zara.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant13 Salaries
€10/hr
Cashier7 Salaries
€10/hr
Department Manager3 Salaries
€28,360/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant19 Salaries
€9/hr
Store Manager5 Salaries
€41,166/yr
Supervisor3 Salaries
€10/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Zara.
  • "Staff discount" was the most mentioned Pro at River Island Clothing.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Zara.
  • "Long hours" was the most mentioned Con at River Island Clothing.
Pros
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 170 reviews)
"Good pay"(in 127 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 138 reviews)
"Uniform allowance"(in 130 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 76 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 70 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 57 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 49 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Supervisor

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

Pros

a good community and nice co workers

Cons

working overtime or long hours around holidays

Advice to Management

I enjoyed working there,

Current Employee - Product Manager

I have been working at River Island Clothing full-time

Pros

People Interaction and customer service skills

Cons

Nothing This company is excellent

Job Postings

Zara has 270 more recently posted open jobs than River Island Clothing.