Nordstrom Overview

  • Seattle, WA
  • 10000+ Employees
  • 1901
  • Company - Public (JWN)
  • Department, Clothing & Shoe Stores
  • $10+ billion (USD)

Nordstrom, Inc. is a leading fashion retailer based in the U.S. Founded in 1901 as a shoe store in Seattle, today Nordstrom operates 355 stores in 40 states, including 100 full-line stores in the United States and Canada; 248 Nordstrom Rack stores; two clearance stores; and five ...

Company Updates

10 June 2022
We want to extend a warm welcome to our Summer 2022 Interns to Nordstrom! Whether you are joining us in our corporate HQ in Seattle, WA for a Technology or Corporate Internship or joining us in one of our 20 Nordstrom Store locations - we are thrilled you are here! Over the next ten weeks, we hope you feel empowered to bring your whole self to work & create relationships that last a lifetime.
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Nordstrom Reviews

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Erik B. Nordstrom and Peter E. Nordstrom
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Former Employee

"Best part time job"

7 Aug 2022 - Sales Associate


-commission based
-amazing managers
-got a good amount of hours per week


-store was always freezing cold even in the summer
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Diversity & Inclusion at Nordstrom

(3761 reviews)

Diversity Programs & Initiatives


We've long believed that we're all made better by the diversity that exists within our communities. Our values are centered on the notion of creating a place where every customer and employee is welcome, respected, appreciated and able to be themselves.

We've spent a lot of time exploring what diversity, inclusion and belonging (DIB) should mean at Nordstrom. Our research has included in-depth interviews and workshops with our leadership teams, a deep dive into data that helps us understand the makeup of our workforce, and meetings with employees across roles, business units and regions to gain insights an

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at Nordstrom?

...Competitive work place with generous benefits, skilled and empathetic management teams, and a culture that values diversity and their people....Read More

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Nordstrom Interviews

Getting an Interview
Applied online83%
Employee Referral7%
In Person5%

  1. Featured Interview

    Sales Associate Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Portland, OR
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Easy Interview

    I applied through an employee referral I interviewed at Nordstrom (Portland, OR)


    Interviewed in person. Asked a lot of general questions and then questions related to sales specifically. Asked to try to sell a product of their choice to them. Asked about specific products/clothes and my own experience with them.

    Can you give me three facets of this item (it was a dress in my case) that a good selling points?

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Nordstrom Awards & Accolades

  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2016
  • Best Places to Work for LGBT EqualityHuman Rights Campaign2016
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2015
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2014
  • 100 Best Companies to Work ForFortune2013

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Nordstrom FAQ

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Does Nordstrom offer massages?

...Nordstrom discounts and benefits, good name on resume, free coffee...

24 June 2020

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People Also Ask about Nordstrom

Employees rate Nordstrom 3.7 out of 5 stars based on 20,790 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at Nordstrom, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at Nordstrom and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 66 of employees would recommend working at Nordstrom to a friend. This is based on 19,958 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

72 of job seekers rate their interview experience at Nordstrom as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.5 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at Nordstrom.

51 of employees think that Nordstrom has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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