Compare Pier 1 Imports vs Pottery Barn BETA

See how working at Pier 1 Imports vs. Pottery Barn 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 Pier 1 Imports vs. Pottery Barn. Learn more about each company and apply to jobs near you.
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Pier 1 Imports

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Pottery Barn

Employee Ratings

  • Pier 1 Imports scored higher in 7 areas: Overall Rating, Career Opportunities, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management, Culture & Values and % Recommend to a friend.
  • Pottery Barn scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.4
(based on 2264 reviews)
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Overall Rating 0.4 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.0
(based on 860 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.7
Career Opportunities
2.6
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
2.8
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Compensation & Benefits 0.3 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Compensation & Benefits
2.5
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.5
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Work-life balance 0.6 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Work-life balance
2.9
Senior Management
Senior Management
2.9
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Senior Management 0.4 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
2.5
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.5
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Culture & Values 0.7 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
2.8
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pier 1 Imports Ceo Robert Riesbeck
32%
32%Robert Riesbeck
CEO Approval
Pottery Barn Ceo Laura J. Alber
48%
48%Laura J. Alber
Pottery Barn employees rated their CEO Approval 16% higher than Pier 1 Imports employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
53%
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their % Recommend to a friend 4% higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
49%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
18%
Positive Business Outlook
36%
Pottery Barn employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 18% higher than Pier 1 Imports employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Pier 1 Imports has 55 more total submitted salaries than Pottery Barn.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate34 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Assistant Store Manager7 Salaries
CA$20/hr
Associate2 Salaries
CA$11/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate5 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Stock Associate4 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Associate Manager1 Salaries
CA$52,466/yr

What Employees Say

  • Pier 1 Imports had 108 more reviews than Pottery Barn that mentioned "Employee discount" as a Pro.
  • "Credit card" was the most mentioned Con at Pier 1 Imports.
  • "Upper management" was the most mentioned Con at Pottery Barn.
Pros
Pros
"Employee discount"(in 179 reviews)
"Flexible schedule"(in 110 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 101 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 71 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit card"(in 356 reviews)
"Part time"(in 121 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 47 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 40 reviews)
Featured Review
"pier 1"Feb 28, 2020

Current Employee - Store Manager

I have been working at Pier 1 Imports full-time for more than 8 years

Pros

great product and wonderful staff

Cons

all store closing in canada

"5*"Aug 26, 2017

Current Employee - Stock Associate

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

Pros

Extremely nice managers and flexible hours

Cons

Physically tiring on shipment days.

Job Postings

Pier 1 Imports has 709 more recently posted open jobs than Pottery Barn.