Compare Nordstrom vs IKEA BETA

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

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IKEA

Employee Ratings

  • Nordstrom scored higher in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and CEO Approval.
  • IKEA scored higher in 6 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 1 area: Senior Management.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.7
(based on 16400 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 460 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.4
Career Opportunities
3.3
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Compensation & Benefits
3.7
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.3
Work-life balance
3.6
IKEA employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Senior Management
3.2
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.0
IKEA employees rated their Culture & Values 0.3 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
84%
84%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
Nordstrom employees rated their CEO Approval 3% higher than IKEA employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
IKEA Ceo Jesper Brodin
81%
81%Jesper Brodin
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
67%
% Recommend to a friend
74%
IKEA employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 7% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Positive Business Outlook
57%
IKEA employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 10% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.

Salaries

IKEA has 919 more total submitted salaries than Nordstrom.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales1 Salaries
£36,498/yr
Customer Contact Agent1 Salaries
$83,962/yr
Cafe Associate1 Salaries
£16,206/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Co-Worker72 Salaries
£9/hr
IKEA Customer Relations Co-Worker67 Salaries
£9/hr
IKEA FOOD Co-worker45 Salaries
£9/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at IKEA.
  • Nordstrom had 698 more reviews than IKEA that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Work environment"(in 745 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 585 reviews)
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 370 reviews)
"Good benefits"(in 249 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Returns"(in 787 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 751 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 85 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 53 reviews)
Featured Review
"Best"2 Apr 2020

Former Employee - Manager

I worked at Nordstrom part-time for more than 3 years

Pros

Best job in the world ever

Cons

Nothing to report lovedcit always

Advice to Management

Non2

"Good"4 May 2021

Current Freelancer - Warehouse Worker

I have been working at IKEA for less than a year

Pros

Amazing, good job, very energetic and fun

Cons

Nothing, the job was good

Job Postings

IKEA has 56 more recently posted open jobs than Nordstrom.