Compare Kohl's vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at Kohl's vs. Forever 21 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 Kohl's vs. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Kohl's

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • Kohl's scored higher in 9 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, 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)
3.6
(based on 11798 reviews)
Kohl's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.2
(based on 6263 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Kohl's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Kohl's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.6
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Kohl's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Kohl's employees rated their Senior Management 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.7
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Kohl's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.9
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Kohl's Ceo Michelle Gass
80%
80%Michelle Gass
Kohl's employees rated their CEO Approval 25% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
55%
55%Daniel Kulle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Kohl's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 20% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
45%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Kohl's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
27%

Salaries

Forever 21 has 98 more total submitted salaries than Kohl's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Community Relations Manager1 Salaries
£28,154/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate22 Salaries
£8/hr
Assistant Store Manager5 Salaries
£29,524/yr
Customer Assistant2 Salaries
£8/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Kohl's.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • "Part time" was the most mentioned Con at Kohl's.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Con at Forever 21.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 781 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 625 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 319 reviews)
"Great people"(in 168 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Part time"(in 389 reviews)
"Minimum wage"(in 357 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 265 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 248 reviews)
Featured Review
"it was nice"9 Dec 2020

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Kohl's part-time for more than 5 years

Pros

it was a good work working with them,

Cons

there was a lot of pressure and hard work

"Love"28 Aug 2020

Current Employee - Sales Consultant

I have been working at Forever 21 full-time

Pros

Working in the Bullring store

Cons

Always too busy esp over Christmas

Job Postings

Kohl's has 1,619 more recently posted open jobs than Forever 21.