Zumiez Reviews

Updated 16 Sep 2020

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3.6
74%
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87%
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Zumiez President, CEO, and Director Richard M. Brooks
Richard M. Brooks
392 Ratings
Pros
  • "Great benefits, laid back and a great place to work(in 62 reviews)

  • "Amazing work environment all the time(in 53 reviews)

Cons
  • "Low pay, people need a lot of morale boosts(in 65 reviews)

  • "if you don’t meet your sales goals you don’t get any hours(in 32 reviews)

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  1. "Great Experience!"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate 
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Zumiez part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    Very genuine and fun job, great experiences!

    Cons

    Not really any cons if you just do everything you can do.

  2. "Great place to work"

    5.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - DC Team Member 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at Zumiez part-time

    Pros

    Great work environment Kind people Flexible hours

    Cons

    Short break times Difficult on-site parking


  3. "Great place"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Assistant Manager in Allentown, PA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Commission structure, high earning potential, results driven, fantastic culture.

    Cons

    No set schedule, long hours, nights and weekends,

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  4. "Retail is Retail"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Second Assistant Manager in Salem, NH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

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

    Pros

    Customers were great, Store Staff was fun, and the discounts were good.

    Cons

    No real benefits, unorganized management, and district managers.

  5. "Zumiez is amazing"

    4.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Cleveland, OH
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook

    I have been working at Zumiez part-time

    Pros

    Chill work amazing coworkers workable schedule and commissions

    Cons

    You stand a lot during ur shifts

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  6. "Great company!"

    4.0
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Salt Lake City, UT

    I worked at Zumiez part-time

    Pros

    The working environment was great!

    Cons

    Because it was lax, my store didn’t have the best communication.

  7. "Experience differs with management"

    2.0
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    • Culture & Values
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    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Store Manager in Erie, PA
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

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

    Pros

    Cool environment to work in.

    Cons

    Lowest pay I know of in industry. They'd pay you less if they could. Really don't care about employees until you are out of the store and into district management and then you lose the cool environment

  8. "It’s oksy"

    3.0
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    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Sales Associate in Aurora, IL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Zumiez part-time for less than a year

    Pros

    fun easy job nice coworkers but pushy

    Cons

    very competitive , pushy manager, no hours

  9. "Find another company to work for."

    2.0
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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Second Assistant Manager in Pensacola, FL
    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No Opinion of CEO

    I worked at Zumiez part-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Relaxed work environment, skate shop feel.

    Cons

    No communication or consideration from upper management to the stores about the company or the future.

  10. "N/a"

    4.0
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Cashier in Hart, TX

    I worked at Zumiez part-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    It’s a fun environment honestly

    Cons

    I don’t have any cons

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