Compare Urban Outfitters vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at Urban Outfitters 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 Urban Outfitters vs. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Urban Outfitters

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • Urban Outfitters 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 3966 reviews)
Urban Outfitters 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 7028 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.1
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.8
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Urban Outfitters 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
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Work-life balance 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.0
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.2
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.8
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.6
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Culture & Values 0.6 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.0
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Urban Outfitters Ceo Sheila Harrington
66%
66%Sheila Harrington
Urban Outfitters employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
57%
57%Daniel Kulle
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
65%
Urban Outfitters employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 16% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
43%
Urban Outfitters employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 11% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
32%

Salaries

Urban Outfitters has 420 more total submitted salaries than Forever 21.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate92 Salaries
£8/hr
Team Leader20 Salaries
£9/hr
Department Manager16 Salaries
£24,546/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate24 Salaries
£8/hr
Student1 Salaries
£10/hr
Manager1 Salaries
£1,359/mo

What Employees Say

  • "Great discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Urban Outfitters.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • Forever 21 had 63 more reviews than Urban Outfitters that mentioned "Low pay" as a Con.
  • Forever 21 had 87 more reviews than Urban Outfitters that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great discount"(in 388 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 346 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 343 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 192 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Low pay"(in 210 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 192 reviews)
Cons
"Long hours"(in 279 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 273 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Shop Assistant

I have been working at Urban Outfitters part-time for less than a year

Pros

Work is always spread evenly and the discount is amazing!

Cons

The customers at urban can be very annoying

"Amazing"14 May 2021

Current Employee - Sales Associate

I have been working at Forever 21 part-time for more than a year

Pros

Salary was amazing to begin with

Cons

Had to shut down unfortunately

Job Postings

Forever 21 has 741 more recently posted open jobs than Urban Outfitters.