Compare Build-A-Bear vs Disney Store BETA

See how working at Build-A-Bear vs. Disney Store 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 Build-A-Bear vs. Disney Store. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Build-A-Bear

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Disney Store

Employee Ratings

  • Disney Store scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Culture & Values, CEO Approval, % 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 768 reviews)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.9
(based on 481 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Career Opportunities
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.8
Disney Store employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.9 higher than Build-A-Bear employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.6
Work-life balance
3.8
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Senior Management
3.3
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.7
Culture & Values
4.1
Disney Store employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Build-A-Bear employees rated theirs.
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Build-A-Bear Ceo Sharon John
57%
57%Sharon John
CEO Approval
Disney Store Ceo Bob Iger
93%
93%Bob Iger
Disney Store employees rated their CEO Approval 35% higher than Build-A-Bear employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
56%
% Recommend to a friend
76%
Disney Store employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 19% higher than Build-A-Bear employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
32%
Positive Business Outlook
48%
Disney Store employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 16% higher than Build-A-Bear employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Disney Store has 6 more total submitted salaries than Build-A-Bear.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate7 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Store Manager1 Salaries
CA$53,955/yr
Assistant Workshop Manager2 Salaries
CA$26/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate3 Salaries
CA$11/hr
Cast Member - Part Time5 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Front End1 Salaries
CA$16/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Fun environment" was the most mentioned Pro at Build-A-Bear.
  • "Cast members" was the most mentioned Pro at Disney Store.
  • Build-A-Bear had 6 more reviews than Disney Store that mentioned "Part time" as a Con.
Pros
Pros
"Fun environment"(in 63 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 57 reviews)
Pros
"Cast members"(in 58 reviews)
"Magical"(in 24 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Minimum wage"(in 40 reviews)
"Part time"(in 34 reviews)
Cons
"Cast members"(in 34 reviews)
"Part time"(in 28 reviews)
Featured Review
"Great place"Jul 14, 2019

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Build-A-Bear part-time for more than a year

Pros

Room for growth, managers are flexible

Cons

The uniforms get very hot sometimes

Former Contractor - Seasonal Sales Associate

I worked at Disney Store for less than a year

Pros

20% employee discount and nice coworkers

Cons

You can’t interact with each other unless on a break.

Job Postings

Build-A-Bear has 340 more recently posted open jobs than Disney Store.