Kroger
3.0 of 5 1,207 reviews
www.kroger.com Cincinnati, OH 5000+ Employees

Kroger Reviews

Updated Apr 22, 2014
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3.0 1,207 reviews

                             

71% Approve of the CEO

Kroger Chairman and CEO David B. Dillon

David B. Dillon

(561 ratings)

52% of employees recommend this company to a friend
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Great people but low wages

Meat Department (Former Employee)
Gilbert, AZ

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

ProsThe people are great and the community is awesome
Store benefits
Customer care

ConsWage is quite low
Hard to become full-time
The training is lacking in certain departments

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Challenging

Cashier (Current Employee)
Friendswood, TX

I have been working at Kroger part-time for less than a year

Prosclose with coworkers, management is decent

Consrude customers, not enough pay, stressful enviornment, fluctuating hours

Advice to Senior ManagementThis job is great if you want to work your ass off and always be stressed out. People are constantly moving and talking around you. It is always loud. Very hectic. Time goes by fast though!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Quick and easy job

Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

I have been working at Kroger

ProsFlexible hours, your co-workers, close proximity to home, able to transfer locations

ConsLow hourly rate, lacking benefits for part time workers

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Uneventful

Cashier (Former Employee)
Mansfield, TX

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

ProsEasy tasks, mostly friendly customers

ConsVery unorganized, too much dependence on seniority for scheduling

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Good job but very overworked

Department Manager (Current Employee)
Dayton, OH

I have been working at Kroger full-time for more than 10 years

ProsGood pay and insurance ,and vacations ,Union job

ConsBare bone help,too much micromanagement, Co managers need better training Everybody at my store is overworked ,too many task not enough help too much favortism

Advice to Senior ManagementGet rid of ELMS ,co manager need better training. Listen too the little people that make this Company

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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Great for a first job

Courtesy Clerk (Current Employee)
Arlington, TX

I have been working at Kroger part-time for less than a year

ProsGreat for a first job and will definitely help you grow in life. I would recommend this to any teenager who is looking to get a job.

ConsCan be very stressful sometimes when you are running out of bags to use and there is a shortage. Not very many cons though.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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An okay company for students to work

Stock Clerk (Former Employee)
Indianapolis, IN

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

ProsYou get a weekly pay check, friendly customers and associates

Conssome weeks you wont get much hours

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Cashier (Former Employee)
Nashville, TN

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

ProsWeekly pay, and flexible hours. Easy to move up from a cashier to floor supervisor in the front end of store.

ConsConstant hour cuts, never acknowledge good performance (except when corporate comes)

Advice to Senior ManagementPraise employees on good performance everyday, not just when corporate visit. Have a better attitude.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Cool, Laid back, but a little stressful

Front End Supervisor (Current Employee)
Decatur, GA

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

ProsThe Boss and my co-workers were cool

ConsThe know it all customers

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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Great

Bakery Clerk (Current Employee)
Peoria, IL

I have been working at Kroger part-time for more than 10 years

ProsThey have good sale,s sales on center items, there meat is good Quality for the price the customer has to pay.

Consno hours no advancement opportunities, Bad customer service,Employees are not treated fairly, Too much favorism

Advice to Senior ManagementI was a Bakery manager for 15 yrs

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