Compare Apple vs Nordstrom BETA

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

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Nordstrom

Employee Ratings

  • Apple 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)
4.2
(based on 17029 reviews)
Apple employees rated their Overall Rating 0.6 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 14345 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.6
Career Opportunities
3.4
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
4.3
Apple employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.8 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Apple employees rated their Work-life balance 0.4 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
3.2
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.6
Apple employees rated their Senior Management 0.5 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.1
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
4.2
Apple employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Apple Ceo Tim Cook
93%
93%Tim Cook
Apple employees rated their CEO Approval 8% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
85%
85%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
83%
Apple employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
64%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
73%
Apple employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 30% higher than Nordstrom employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
43%

Salaries

Apple has 579 more total submitted salaries than Nordstrom.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Specialist127 Salaries
CA$18/hr
Sales Specialist20 Salaries
CA$19/hr
Apple Genius35 Salaries
CA$54,200/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
"Delegado comercial, área internacional"8 Salaries
CA$18/hr
Sales Associate52 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Retail Sales Associate8 Salaries
CA$14/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Great benefits" was the most mentioned Pro at Apple.
  • "Work environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Nordstrom.
  • Nordstrom had 207 more reviews than Apple that mentioned "Long hours" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Great benefits"(in 1643 reviews)
"Great people"(in 783 reviews)
Pros
"Work environment"(in 699 reviews)
"Great company"(in 546 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Long hours"(in 506 reviews)
"Retail hours"(in 329 reviews)
Cons
"Returns"(in 767 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 713 reviews)
Featured Review

Current Employee - Product Specialist

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

Pros

nice environment and team of people

Cons

no commission is there in the retail

Advice to Management

n/a

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Nordstrom full-time for less than a year

Pros

Good pay for retail. Friendly work environment. Easy tasks.

Cons

Customers can be difficult sometimes.

Job Postings

Apple has 5,224 more recently posted open jobs than Nordstrom.