Compare Build-A-Bear vs Forever 21 BETA

See how Forever 21 vs. Build-A-Bear compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 657 reviews)
2.8
(based on 5410 reviews)
Career Opportunities
2.9
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
2.4
Work-life balance
3.5
2.8
Senior Management
3.2
2.3
Culture & Values
3.7
2.6
CEO Approval
Build-A-Bear Ceo Sharon John
74%Sharon John
Forever 21 Ceo Do Won "Don" Chang
35%Do Won "Don" Chang
% Recommend to a friend
60%
37%
Positive Business Outlook
43%
27%

Salaries

Salaries for similar jobs
Bear Builder27 Salaries
£6/hr
Store Manager4 Salaries
£25,584/yr
Bear Builder Associate5 Salaries
£7/hr
Sales Associate17 Salaries
£8/hr
Visual Merchandiser4 Salaries
£9/hr
Customer Assistant1 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

Pros
"Fun environment"(in 59 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 50 reviews)
"Fast paced"(in 301 reviews)
"Great people"(in 152 reviews)
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 38 reviews)
"Part time"(in 33 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 248 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 220 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great"16 Jul 2019

Former Employee - Customer Assistant

I worked at Build-A-Bear part-time

Pros

Great management fun environment and everyday is different

Cons

Pay isn't great, minimum plus a zero hour contract

Current Employee - Sales Assistant

I have been working at Forever 21 full-time for more than 5 years

Pros

It's safe and comfortable It's also good environment for the customers and staff It has a good environment

Cons

Helps you to improve more experience and the capacity to know how it works

Advice to Management

N/A

Job Postings