Compare Free People vs Madewell BETA

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

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Madewell

Employee Ratings

  • Free People scored higher in 1 area: Career Opportunities.
  • Madewell scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, 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)
4.1
(based on 653 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
4.3
(based on 810 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.9
Work-life balance
4.3
Madewell employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Free People employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.9
Senior Management
4.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.1
Culture & Values
4.4
Madewell employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Free People employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Free People Ceo Meg Hayne
84%
84%Meg Hayne
CEO Approval
Madewell Ceo Millard Drexler
88%
88%Millard Drexler
Madewell employees rated their CEO Approval 4% higher than Free People employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
80%
% Recommend to a friend
86%
Madewell employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 6% higher than Free People employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Positive Business Outlook
61%
Madewell employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Free People employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Free People and Madewell both have 1 total submitted salaries.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Stylist1 Salaries
£8/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Front Desk Receptionist1 Salaries
£25,970/yr

What Employees Say

  • Madewell had 55 more reviews than Free People that mentioned "Great discount" as a Pro.
  • Madewell had 30 more reviews than Free People that mentioned "Work environment" as a Pro.
  • Free People had 15 more reviews than Madewell that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 111 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 56 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 166 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 86 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Upper management"(in 52 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 39 reviews)
Cons
"Part time"(in 39 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 24 reviews)
Featured Review
"Free People"11 Nov 2020

Former Employee - Stylist

I worked at Free People part-time

Pros

Able to express yourself at work and essentially a minimum-stress job to have if you're working part time. Exciting environment.

Cons

Working on your feet most of the day.

Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

I worked at Madewell part-time

Pros

Great work environment, loved the other staff

Cons

Non-consistent hours found out only a week before what your next weeks scheduling would be

Job Postings

Madewell has 820 more recently posted open jobs than Free People.