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 5 areas: Overall Rating, Compensation & Benefits, Work-life balance, Senior Management and Culture & Values.
  • Pottery Barn scored higher in 2 areas: CEO Approval and Positive Business Outlook.
  • Both tied in 2 areas: Career Opportunities and % Recommend to a friend.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.8
(based on 2728 reviews)
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Overall Rating 0.3 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Overall Rating
(full-time and part-time employees only)
3.5
(based on 972 reviews)
Career Opportunities
Career Opportunities
2.9
Career Opportunities
2.9
Compensation & Benefits
Compensation & Benefits
3.1
Compensation & Benefits
3.0
Work-life balance
Work-life balance
3.7
Work-life balance
3.5
Senior Management
Senior Management
3.3
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Senior Management 0.3 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Senior Management
3.0
Culture & Values
Culture & Values
3.8
Pier 1 Imports employees rated their Culture & Values 0.4 higher than Pottery Barn employees rated theirs.
Culture & Values
3.4
CEO Approval
CEO Approval
Pier 1 Imports Ceo Robert Riesbeck
45%
45%Robert Riesbeck
CEO Approval
Pottery Barn Ceo Laura J. Alber
62%
62%Laura J. Alber
Pottery Barn employees rated their CEO Approval 17% higher than Pier 1 Imports employees rated theirs.
% Recommend to a friend
% Recommend to a friend
61%
% Recommend to a friend
61%
Positive Business Outlook
Positive Business Outlook
17%
Positive Business Outlook
53%
Pottery Barn employees rated their Positive Business Outlook 36% higher than Pier 1 Imports employees rated theirs.

Salaries

Pier 1 Imports has 68 more total submitted salaries than Pottery Barn.
Salaries for similar jobs
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate43 Salaries
CA$13/hr
Assistant Store Manager7 Salaries
CA$21/hr
Associate2 Salaries
CA$12/hr
Salaries for similar jobs
Sales Associate6 Salaries
CA$14/hr
Stock Associate4 Salaries
CA$15/hr
Associate Manager1 Salaries
CA$54,878/yr

What Employees Say

  • Pier 1 Imports had 112 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 185 reviews)
"Work environment"(in 117 reviews)
Pros
"Great discount"(in 109 reviews)
"Employee discount"(in 73 reviews)
Cons
Cons
"Credit card"(in 367 reviews)
"Part time"(in 126 reviews)
Cons
"Upper management"(in 48 reviews)
"Low pay"(in 40 reviews)
Featured Review

Former Employee - Sales Associate

I worked at Pier 1 Imports part-time

Pros

Excellent work environment, great place to work.

Cons

Too bad the company closed its Canadian and American stores.

"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

Pottery Barn has 180 more recently posted open jobs than Pier 1 Imports.