Compare Harrods vs River Island Clothing BETA

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

Employee Ratings

  • Harrods scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and Positive Business Outlook.
  • River Island Clothing scored higher in 6 areas: Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, CEO Approval and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Overall Rating.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 1019 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 768 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.7
River Island Clothing employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.1
Senior Management
3.6
River Island Clothing employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Culture & Values
3.9
River Island Clothing employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Harrods Ceo Michael Ward
82%
82%Michael Ward
CEO Approval
River Island Clothing Ceo Will Kernan
93%
93%Will Kernan
River Island Clothing employees rated their CEO Approval 11% higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
74%
% Recommend to a friend
81%
River Island Clothing employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
57%
Harrods employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 4% higher than River Island Clothing employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
54%

Salaries

River Island Clothing has 195 more total submitted salaries than Harrods.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate133 Salaries
£22,384/yr
Retail Sales Associate12 Salaries
£10/hr
Customer Loyalty Advisor36 Salaries
£24,690/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Assistant200 Salaries
£7/hr
Store Manager54 Salaries
£27,479/yr
Customer Assistant22 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • River Island Clothing had 38 more reviews than Harrods that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • River Island Clothing had 8 more reviews than Harrods that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 112 reviews)
"Good discount"(in 54 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 150 reviews)
"Uniform allowance"(in 138 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 54 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 26 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 62 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 49 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Contractor - Sales Associate

I worked at Harrods for less than a year

Pros

It was a great experience and opportunity to meet people from multiple backgrounds.

Cons

It can be Extremely busy

Former Employee - Sales Assistant

I worked at River Island Clothing part-time for more than a year

Pros

The wages are above average, you get free clothes as uniform and you get great discount

Cons

the days felt long working at river island and there was little progression

Job Postings

Harrods has 2 more recently posted open jobs than River Island Clothing.