Compare Harrods vs Selfridges BETA

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

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Selfridges

Employee Ratings

  • Selfridges scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Compensation & Benefits and CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 741 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 522 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.3
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Compensation & Benefits
3.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Work-life balance
3.4
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.0
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.4
Culture & Values
3.7
Selfridges employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Harrods Ceo Michael Ward
88%
88%Michael Ward
CEO Approval
Selfridges Ceo Anne Pitcher
88%
88%Anne Pitcher
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
68%
% Recommend to a friend
75%
Selfridges employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
54%
Positive Business Outlook
59%
Selfridges employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 5% higher than Harrods employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Harrods has 249 more total submitted salaries than Selfridges.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate43 Salaries
£21,929/yr
Assistant Manager15 Salaries
£28,330/yr
Buyers Clerk11 Salaries
£22,061/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate78 Salaries
£9/hr
Department Manager12 Salaries
£38,362/yr
London3 Salaries
£30,429/yr

What Employees Say

  • Harrods had 51 more reviews than Selfridges that mentioned "Staff discount" as a Pro.
  • Selfridges had 1 more reviews than Harrods that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 97 reviews)
"Good discount"(in 47 reviews)
Pros
"Staff discount"(in 46 reviews)
"Working environment"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 45 reviews)
"Senior management"(in 22 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 46 reviews)
"Concessions"(in 22 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Pastry Sous Chef

I have been working at Harrods full-time for more than a year

Pros

- Pretty amazing team, well supported by management - Many opportunities for people who take initiative - Great benefits and discount - Good staff cafeteria - Great comms from management - Weekly... Bulletin

Cons

Quite large company, that you can feel lost in, but having a great team / department makes up for this.

"Good company"20 Jun 2020

Current Employee - Senior Developer

I have been working at Selfridges full-time for less than a year

Pros

Very friendly environment and able to learn a lot new things

Cons

Not yet realised any downsides

Job Postings

Harrods has 66 more recently posted open jobs than Selfridges.