Urban Outfitters Reviews

Updated 18 Sep 2020

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3.6
64%
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53%
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Urban Outfitters Chairman, President, and CEO Richard A. Hayne
Richard A. Hayne
840 Ratings
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  • "long hours sometimes and not fun(in 149 reviews)

  • "The pay is barely above minimum wage, so it would be good for a high schooler who needs a little money(in 82 reviews)

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  1. "Good part-time job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 

    I worked at Urban Outfitters part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Friendly Team, great discount, fast passed environment

    Cons

    High staff turnover, hierarchy very clear

  2. "My advice"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Retail Sales Associate 

    I worked at Urban Outfitters part-time

    Pros

    The great working environment for staff

    Cons

    Understaffed a lot of the tine


  3. "Tough but rewarding"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Manager in London, England

    I worked at Urban Outfitters full-time

    Pros

    Lots of opportunity for progression - if you are competent.

    Cons

    Salary wasn't totally in line with workload

  4. "GOOD"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Leeds, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Urban Outfitters part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Great Staff and perks (discounts and rewards)

    Cons

    long hours - but thats retail

  5. "UO Sales Assistant"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Leeds, England

    I have been working at Urban Outfitters part-time for more than 5 years

    Pros

    - Great staff - Good discount - Not discriminative

    Cons

    - Not much flexibility with hours - Managers obvious with favouritism

  6. "Great people great vibe"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Assistant in Glasgow, Scotland
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Urban Outfitters part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    The staff, Flexibility, Discount, Room for growth

    Cons

    Management can be frigid Poor pay

  7. "Good discount, not good pay"

    3.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England
    Doesn't Recommend

    I worked at Urban Outfitters part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    The staff discount was good

    Cons

    The pay is very low and many members of management were very rude.

  8. "A great place to explore all possibilities"

    5.0
    Current Employee - Department Manager in London, England

    I have been working at Urban Outfitters full-time

    Pros

    Creative environment, inclusive atmosphere and work ethic

    Cons

    Lack of efficient, innovative tech

  9. "Great Job"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Urban Outfitters part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Breaks and Environment - staff are really cool

    Cons

    Clothes likely made using cheap labour.

  10. "Enjoyed the job, but terrible management"

    3.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in London, England
    Recommends
    Disapproves of CEO

    I worked at Urban Outfitters part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Good team, active job, never bored, helping customers

    Cons

    Bad management, bad hours, working weekends

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