Compare Nordstrom vs Ulta Beauty BETA

See how Ulta Beauty vs. Nordstrom compare on employee ratings, job openings, CEO approval, business outlook and more.

Employee Ratings

Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.6
(based on 11316 reviews)
3.2
(based on 4776 reviews)
Career Opportunities
3.4
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
3.5
2.9
Work-life balance
3.1
2.9
Senior Management
3.0
2.7
Culture & Values
3.7
3.2
CEO Approval
Nordstrom Ceo Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
87%Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
Ulta Beauty Ceo Mary Dillon
76%Mary Dillon
% Recommend to a friend
65%
52%
Positive Business Outlook
46%
42%

Salaries

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What Employees Say

Pros
"Customer service"(in 684 reviews)
"Great company"(in 453 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 289 reviews)
"Fun environment"(in 167 reviews)
Cons
"Returns"(in 724 reviews)
"Long hours"(in 605 reviews)
"Upper management"(in 184 reviews)
"Beauty"(in 176 reviews)
Featured Review
"Loved It"Dec 5, 2019

Former Employee - Sales Associate

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

Pros

Great work environment Good opportunity to meet people

Cons

Discount not competitive Too focused on sales Some management act childish No holiday/staff parties

"Skin advisory"Feb 21, 2019

Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

I have been working at Ulta Beauty full-time

Pros

Learned lots of knowledge of skincare

Cons

Life balance I spent most of my time at work. Sat sundays.

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