Compare Macy's vs Forever 21 BETA

See how working at Macy's 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 Macy's vs. Forever 21. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Macy's

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Forever 21

Employee Ratings

  • Macy's scored higher in 8 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values, % Recommend to a friend and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Forever 21 scored higher in 1 area: CEO Approval.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.3
(based on 19126 reviews)
Macy's employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 5658 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
3.0
Macy's employees rated their Career Opportunities 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Career Opportunities
2.7
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.9
Macy's employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.4 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.2
Macy's employees rated their Work-life balance 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.8
Macy's employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.2
Macy's employees rated their Culture & Values 0.5 higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.7
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Macy's Ceo Jeff Gennette
65%
65%Jeff Gennette
CEO Approval
Forever 21 Ceo Daniel Kulle
74%
74%Daniel Kulle
Forever 21 employees rated their CEO Approval 9% higher than Macy's employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Macy's employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 10% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
43%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
28%
Macy's employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 3% higher than Forever 21 employees rated theirs.
Positive Business Outlook
26%

Salaries

Forever 21 has 372 more total submitted salaries than Macy's.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Representative1 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Cashier1 Salaries
CA$22,637/yr
Assistant Buyer1 Salaries
CA$58,547/yr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate121 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Visual Merchandiser19 Salaries
CA$16/hr
Assistant Manager7 Salaries
CA$17/hr

What Employees Say

  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Pro at Macy's.
  • "Fast paced" was the most mentioned Pro at Forever 21.
  • "Credit cards" was the most mentioned Con at Macy's.
  • "Employee discount" was the most mentioned Con at Forever 21.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 1640 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 1066 reviews)
Pros
"Fast paced"(in 311 reviews)
"Great people"(in 159 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit cards"(in 957 reviews)
"Sales goals"(in 566 reviews)
Cons
"Employee discount"(in 259 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 231 reviews)
Featured Review
"Pretty good"Sep 3, 2018

I worked at Macy's

Pros

Management needs more experience in training.

Cons

Last minute shift changes annoying.

"Fun"Feb 18, 2020

Former Employee - Cashier

I worked at Forever 21 part-time

Pros

Made Lots of good Friends

Cons

Closed down In my city

Job Postings

Macy's has 348 more recently posted open jobs than Forever 21.